China, USA - December 10 2012 On December 3, 2012, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) began proceedings against the Chinese affiliates of five major accounting firms—Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC and BDO—for their refusal, in violation of the securities laws, to produce documents sought by the SEC as part of ongoing investigations into accounting fraud by Chinese companies.
European Union, USA - October 16 2012 The European Union Emissions Trading System (commonly referred to as the EU-ETS) has been in effect since 2005 and has emerged as a major issue and concern for U.S. airlines and private, long-range aircraft operators.
European Union, USA - August 1 2012 On July 16, 2012, the European Union published a determination that Malaysian exporters and Chinese producers of certain kinds of fiberglass have been circumventing an anti-dumping duty (AD) order imposed by the EU in 2011.
USA - June 15 2012 The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has released a detailed report highlighting the challenges faced by manufacturers of small to mid-sized business jets.
USA - May 31 2012 The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has released a detailed report concerning the global business jet aircraft industry from 2006-2011 (the Report).