Trade Court Keeps Revised Mexican Sugar Trade Deals Intact

Law360 (June 25, 2020, 8:29 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of International Trade on Thursday upheld revised U.S.-Mexico trade agreements over sugar imports, finding that the federal government sufficiently explained why changing quality standards and shipment requirements was to the benefit of domestic producers.

CIT Judge Leo M. Gordon said even though he axed the U.S.' 2017 trade agreements with Mexico that contained the same changes, the amendments to sugar purity standards and bulk shipment requirements were not themselves the issue.

The 2017 trade agreements were insufficient because the U.S. Department of Commerce failed to adequately document its negotiations with Mexico, but the fact that those agreements are...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!