ITC Relaxes Rules On Ex-Workers Tackling Duty Reviews

Law360, New York (January 17, 2014, 4:07 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Commission on Friday relaxed its internal rules to allow former commission employees to represent private clients in five-year reviews of standing import duty orders even if they worked on a prior review in the same case when they worked at the ITC.

At the core of the policy change is the decision from the ITC's designated agency ethics official that a new five-year review of an anti-dumping or countervailing duty order is no longer considered to be "the same particular matter" as...
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