EU To Boost Trade Sanctions Given Possible Digital Tax Spat

Law360 (October 28, 2020, 5:19 PM EDT) -- The European Union said Wednesday it would update the regulation allowing it to apply countermeasures in the event of a trade war, with tensions likely in the new year over a possible digital services tax.

A European Union regulation ensures the bloc can enforce its trade rights should a partner block dispute settlement mechanisms under bilateral treaties. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo) The dispute resolution mechanisms provided for by the World Trade Organization have been paralyzed by the Trump administration, which has blocked the appointment of judges to its appellate body. The EU is set to update its own rules governing its behavior...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!