Target Says US Can't Justify Gazebo Duties

Law360, New York (August 25, 2010, 6:44 PM EDT) -- Target Corp. said Wednesday that the U.S. government has not offered “a scintilla of evidence” that the company's gazebos imported from China should be classified as tents and carry an 8.8 percent tariff, the latest salvo in a potentially broad-reaching test case.

Target argued in a brief filed in the U.S. Court of International Trade that the government did not present a case at trial even though it must come forward with proof of the correctness of its decision once a plaintiff has made out a...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Petroleum Traders Corporation v. Baltimore County, Maryland et al

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Benson Everett Legg

Date Filed

February 21, 2006


Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.