Facing Litigation, Commerce Will Rethink Tariff Waiver Denials

Law360 (June 25, 2020, 9:36 PM EDT) -- The Trump administration will reexamine its decision to deny tariff exemptions for a Texas oil pipe importer in the wake of a suit from the company that said the process was tilted in favor of domestic producers, according to a Thursday decision.

At the center of the case lodged by Borusan Mannesmann Pipe U.S. Inc. is the tariff exclusion system set up by U.S. Department of Commerce after President Donald Trump imposed a 25% levy on steel imports citing national security concerns in 2018.

Borusan requested that duties be waived for 19 unfinished steel pipes imported from its parent company in...

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!