International Trade Law & Policy
Summary: In response to an investigation surrounding China’s failure to protect intellectual property and forced technology transfers, the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced on April 3, 2018, its list of products for imposition of a proposed… Continue reading
Evelyn Suarez spoke at the U.S. Trade Policy Panel on WTO Participation and Potential Violation, presented by the International Trade and Investment Law Society. The panel discussion took place on April 2, 2018, at the American University Washington College… Continue reading
Who can file? Only individuals or organizations operating in the United States that use steel products (e.g., flat, long, semi-finished, pipe and tube, and stainless) in business activities (e.g., construction, manufacturing, supplying steel products to users) in the United States… Continue reading
Behind the International Trade Eight Ball, That’s Where
This article by Leila Aridi Afas and Evelyn Suarez first appeared in Global Trade Magazine on September 12, 2017.
Where would the United States be without its Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)? The short answer is left behind. We will explain. Continue reading
This article by Evelyn Suarez first appeared on May 9th at Adam Smith Project.
WTO’s trade facilitation deal has sweeping potential but needs public and private buy-in
It was big news, at least in international trade circles, when after 10 years of negotiations, the World Trade Organization finalized a Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) at its Ministerial Conference in Bali Dec. 7, 2013.