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WTO rare earth dispute resubmitted

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, European Union, Global, Japan, USA
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  • July 15 2012

The European Union, Japan, and the United States placed July 13 a second request on the World Trade Organization’s July 23 Dispute Settlement Body agenda asking the organization to establish a dispute panel to rule whether China’s restrictions on rare earths exports violate global trade rules

WTO rules public can view Japanese-Canadian dispute hearing

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Canada, Global, Japan
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  • January 22 2012

On January 18, the World Trade Organization said the public can listen in on dispute panel proceedings between Japan and Canada over whether the domestic content requirements under Ontario's Feed-In Tariff (FIT) program violate WTO rules by requiring that wind and solar projects include a minimum amount of Ontario originated goods and services

China rare earth materials support

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, Global
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  • July 15 2012

China’s Ministry of Finance announced July 4 that it will subsidize 42 research projects on rare earth, rare metal, and new materials as part of its effort to strengthen is position as an industry leader

WTO panelists appointed

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global
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  • October 16 2011

The World Trade Organization appointed three panelists October 7 to rule on a complaint filed by Japan against alleged subsidies in a green energy program in Ontario, Canada

Energy & environment update January 6, 2014 - Department of Commerce

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global, USA
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  • January 6 2014

The Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration announced December 26 that U.S. and Japanese officials will hold a forum February

WTO panel to review FIT program in Ontario per Japanese request

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Canada, Global, Japan
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  • July 5 2011

Japan is set to secure the establishment of a WTO dispute panel to rule whether Ontario's Feed-In Tariff (FIT) program aimed at encouraging the development of alternative energies violates global trade rules

Energy & environment update February 3, 2014 - international

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, European Union, Global, USA
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  • February 3 2014

China’s Ministry of Commerce released a statement January 26 stating its serious concern over the United States’ Commerce Department’s decision

WTO rejects Canada’s challenge

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Canada, Global
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  • June 3 2012

A World Trade Organization panel rejected May 25 a procedural claim filed by Canada challenging dispute proceedings initiated by the European Union and Japan targeting alleged discriminatory sourcing requirements and illegal subsidies in Ontario’s Feed-In Tariff program

India solar trade case

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Global, India
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  • February 10 2013

The United States initiated World Trade Organization dispute proceedings February 6 to challenge what it claims are illegal domestic content

Argentina WTO dispute initiated

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Argentina, European Union, Global
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  • May 20 2013

On May 15, Argentina launched a World Trade Organization claim against the European Union and its member states on biodiesel importation. Argentina