US, EU Should Sign Free Trade Pact, UK Ambassador Says

Law360, New York (July 25, 2012, 7:40 PM EDT) -- The U.K.'s ambassador to the U.S. said Wednesday that the time is ripe for a free trade agreement between Europe and the U.S., adding that such a move would take advantage of an opportunity to boost economic growth and recovery.

British Ambassador Peter Westmacott, speaking at a Washington International Trade Association event, warned that, as the world recovers from the global recession, it is ever more critical that countries remain committed to promoting free trade, according to a statement released by the U.K. embassy in Washington....
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