US Lawmakers Call For ITC Probe Of India Trade Practices

Law360, New York (August 5, 2013, 1:29 PM EDT) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Friday pushed the U.S. International Trade Commission to take up a probe of India, saying the Asian nation has unfair practices that squelch trade and pose a threat to intellectual property rights.

Leaders of the Senate Finance Committee and House Ways and Means Committee wrote a letter to ITC Chairman Irving Williamson, saying the commission should investigate Indian policies that "discriminate against U.S. imports and investment for the sake of supporting Indian domestic industries."

"We are very concerned about the...
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