The U.S. Department of Commerce has affirmed its decision to assign a separate anti-dumping duty rate for Chinese pipe producer Zhejiang Jiuli Hi-Tech Metals Co. Ltd., in spite of a challenge from domestic producers led by Bristol Metals LP.
The authors of Congress' $3 billion Cash for Clunkers program are calling on American trade officials to pressure Japan into abandoning a “discriminatory” provision in its own domestic clunker rebate program that effectively excludes most U.S.-made vehicles from subsidy eligibility.
The most challenging problem facing clients at the U.S. International Trade Commission involves the uncertainties and difficulties inherent in seeking limited exclusion orders against unnamed downstream product makers, says Jeffrey R. Whieldon, of counsel in Fish & Richardson LLP's International Trade Commission group.
Polymer manufacturer Solvay Solexis Inc. has dropped its challenge to the U.S. Department of Commerce's calculation of anti-dumping duties to be levied on certain resins from Italy.
A judge has affirmed the U.S. Department of Commerce's decision to lower anti-dumping duties on mushroom goods imported by two Chinese companies.
A judge in the U.S. Court of International Trade has adopted revised findings concerning duty calculations for steel exporter Saha Thai Steel Pipe Public Co. Ltd., leaving a calculation component concerning the level of fairness of the pricing too high for the company’s liking.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has upheld the validity of Tessera Technologies Inc.’s three semiconductor chip packaging patents, but determined that Tessera failed to pin infringement claims on a group of dynamic random access memory chip manufacturers.
Bottle and jug wraps imported in 2005 by Outer Circle Products are food organizers, not luggage, a federal appeals court has ruled, reversing a U.S. Court of International Trade ruling in a classification fight that initially went in favor of the government.
In a Section 337 case over hybrid vehicles made by Toyota Motor Corp., the U.S. International Trade Commission's investigative staff has said it supports complainant Paice LLC's contention that Toyota should be precluded from contesting issues related to patent infringement, validity and enforceability.
The U.S. International Trade Commission is holding fast to its decision that revoking anti-dumping duties on imported ball bearings would injure the domestic industry, following the U.S. Court of International Trade's remand of the determination for a second time due to lack of evidence.
The U.S. Department of Commerce has determined that Chinese exporters and producers have dumped wire decking in domestic markets, a finding that comes two months after Commerce concluded that China unfairly subsidized its wire decking industry.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has voted to initiate an investigation into Analog Devices Inc.'s claims that Knowles Electronics LLC imported surface-mount micromachine devices that infringe two Analog patents, having already granted Knowles' request to institute a similar probe into Analog silicon microphone imports.
Taiwan's parliament on Tuesday reportedly banned the importation of some U.S. beef and offal products over continuing concerns about mad cow disease, reversing a trade deal the two countries reached in October.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP has snagged veteran international trade specialist Curtis Dombek from Bryan Cave LLP for its Los Angeles office.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has determined that proposed changes to the rules of origin for certain textiles and apparel under the North American Free Trade Agreement could harm U.S. yarn producers.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has voted to speed up a review to determine whether anti-dumping duties on preserved mushrooms from Chile, China, India and Indonesia should be extended.
The lateral hiring continues at Cozen O'Connor, with the firm nabbing a trio of high-profile attorneys from Baker & Hostetler LLP, including the leader of Cozen's antitrust and trade regulation practice group and an international trade lawyer at the firm.
The U.S. International Trade Commission has decided to take up a complaint accusing Research In Motion Ltd.'s BlackBerry of incorporating an authentication system that infringes a patent owned by Prism Technologies LLC.
An investigative team from the U.S. International Trade Commission has recommended accepting a consent order between Linear Technology Corp. and Advanced Analogic Technologies Inc. to streamline Linear's claims against AATI for alleged infringement of a patent for voltage regulators.
Medical laser manufacturer Spectranetics Corp. has agreed to pay $5 million in fines and penalties in a settlement with U.S. authorities over claims that the company illegally imported and sold unapproved devices for use in patients.