US CHINA TRADE WAR–TPP POLITICS, TAAF THE ANSWER, $2 BILLION MISSING DUMPING DUTIES AS CASES RISE, CUSTOMS LAW CHANGES, SOLAR CELLS, 337 CUSTOMS STOP INFRINGING IMPORTS

FIRM UPDATE In mid-August, Adams Lee, a well- known Trade and Customs lawyer from White & Case in Washington DC, has joined us here at Harris Moure in Seattle.  Adams has handled well over 100 antidumping and countervailing duty cases.  Attached is Adams’ bio, adams-lee-resume-aug-16, and his article is below on the new Customs Regulations against… Continue reading US CHINA TRADE WAR–TPP POLITICS, TAAF THE ANSWER, $2 BILLION MISSING DUMPING DUTIES AS CASES RISE, CUSTOMS LAW CHANGES, SOLAR CELLS, 337 CUSTOMS STOP INFRINGING IMPORTS

US China Trade War — TPP, Three False Trade Arguments, China President Trip, Trade, Customs, IP/Patent Securities

TRADE IS A TWO WAY STREET “PROTECTIONISM BECOMES DESTRUCTIONISM; IT COSTS JOBS” PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN, JUNE 28, 1986 US CHINA TRADE WAR NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 23, 2015 IMPORT ALLIANCE MEETINGS NOVEMBER 17th and 18th WASHINGTON DC        As indicated in more detail below, the Import Alliance will have meetings on November 17th and 18th in Washington DC.… Continue reading US China Trade War — TPP, Three False Trade Arguments, China President Trip, Trade, Customs, IP/Patent Securities

POLITICS OF CHINA TRADE AND DEVELOPMENTS IN TRADE, IP, AND SECURITIES

THE POLITICS OF CHINA TRADE–OVERVIEW As mentioned in several posts on this blog and newsletters that have been sent out, the political situation with regard to China trade in Washington DC is the worst I have ever seen it.  As an example, in December 2011, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the… Continue reading POLITICS OF CHINA TRADE AND DEVELOPMENTS IN TRADE, IP, AND SECURITIES

ANTIDUMPING, NEW 337 PATENT CASES, TRADE LEGISLATION, SECURITIES AND PRODUCTS LIABILITY

 There have been some developments in the antidumping, 337/IP/Patent areas, Customs Legislation, Securities and Products Liability Areas. TRADE—WIND TOWERS  Attached is the December 17th Commerce Department’s final determination in the Wind Towers case.  WIND TOWERS FINAL The antidumping rates range from 44 to 47% with 70% being the all other rate.  The Countervailing Duty rates… Continue reading ANTIDUMPING, NEW 337 PATENT CASES, TRADE LEGISLATION, SECURITIES AND PRODUCTS LIABILITY