EU Fights WTO Ruling On Hormone-Treated Meat

Law360, New York (May 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The European Union is fighting a World Trade Organization ruling against an EU ban on imports from the U.S. and Canada of meat treated with growth hormones.

The EU launched an appeal of that decision Thursday, Reuters reported. The EU's Executive Commission told the newswire that the WTO's decision was “so flawed that the EU has decided to request the appellate body of the WTO to overturn it.”

The EU also said that that the WTO “failed to establish the facts correctly” and used the advice...
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