On may 8, 2018, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) published in the Federal Register a final rule that amends its Rules of Practice and Procedure in 19 C.F.R. Parts 201 and 210 concerning rules of general application, adjudication, and enforcement. The amendments are necessary to make certain technical corrections, to clarify certain provisions, to harmonize different parts of the ITC’s rules, and to address concerns that have arisen in ITC practice. The intended effect of the proposed amendments is to facilitate compliance with the ITC’s Rules and improve the administration of agency proceedings. The rule is effective June 7, 2018. The rule amendments as stated in the Federal Register shall apply to investigations instituted subsequent to the aforementioned date.