Chinese Tire Co. GPX Says US Duty Law Violates Due Process

Law360, New York (June 20, 2012, 7:09 PM EDT) -- Congress violated the constitutional guarantee of due process by enacting legislation that lets the government retroactively impose countervailing duties on products from China, Chinese tire company GPX International Tire Corp. told the U.S. Court of International Trade on Tuesday.

The bill, signed into law in March, effectively overturned a Federal Circuit ruling in favor of GPX, which challenged the ability of the U.S. Department of Commerce to impose countervailing duties on nonmarket economy countries like China.

GPX then asked the Federal Circuit, which was considering whether...
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