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U.S. Trade Representative finds growing trend of localization barriers to trade in 2013 National Trade Estimate Report
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2013

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has released its annual National Trade Estimate Report (NTE) on Foreign Trade Barriers, finding that several U.S

Potential tensions between World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT-12) proposals and international trade agreements
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • Global
  • January 30 2013

This December, the Member States of the International Telecommunication Union will convene a World Conference on International Telecommunications

WTO panel says China's raw materials export restrictions violate WTO obligations
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • China, Global
  • July 5 2011

On July 5, 2011, a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute resolution panel publicly released its report in the China - Measures Related to the Exportation of Various Raw Materials proceeding, finding that China's restrictions on the exports of nine raw materials violate its international obligations.

G20 trade and investment reports find increases in trade barriers and export restrictions
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA, Global
  • May 26 2011

Three leading multilateral organizations issued their semiannual report on trade measures and restrictions in the G20 countries on May 24, 2011, finding that leading countries are "faltering" in their commitments to resist protectionism and to eliminate trade restrictions.

USTR issues 2011 National Trade Estimate Report, identifying trade barriers in more than 60 countries
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2011

On March 30, 2011, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) issued its 26th annual report on foreign trade barriers.

The President's trade agenda
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2011

On March 1, U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk delivered President Obama's 2011 Trade Policy Agenda and 2010 Annual Report to Congress.

President Obama releases 2011 Trade Policy Agenda
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2011

On March 1, United States Trade Representative (USTR) Ron Kirk delivered President Obama's 2011 Trade Policy Agenda and 2010 Annual Report to Congress.

U.S. political pressure builds to address China's undervalued currency
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA, China
  • March 26 2010

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's March 13, 2010 statements that any action to require China to properly value its currency would be as "protectionist," provoked strong reactions from U.S. politicians and officials.

New indigenous innovation policies foreclose foreign access to Chinese government contracts and threaten China's accession to the WTO government procurement agreement
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • China
  • February 24 2010

Late last year, the Chinese Government adopted sweeping new policies that could potentially foreclose government procurement from companies outside of China.

Court of International Trade rules against Commerce's application of countervailing duty law to China
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA, China
  • September 21 2009

On September 18, 2009, Judge Jane A. Restani of the U.S. Court of International Trade issued her decision in a hotly contested case regarding the application of U.S. countervailing duty laws to China.