China-U.S. Trade Law

China-U.S. Trade Law

Insights & commentary on active trade disputes between China and the U.S.

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China Challenges US Continuation Of Practice Inflating Dumping Margins Through Zeroing Almost A Decade After The WTO Struck That Practice Down 中国挑战美国归零法,确为步WTO后尘

Posted in Antidumping, WTO
China requested a WTO panel on October 13, 2011 challenging the U.S. practice of zeroing in the 2004 antidumping investigation involving warm water shrimp and the 2006 antidumping investigation of diamond saw blades. This challenge to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s (“Commerce”) practice of zeroing to inflate dumping margins is the 10th such challenge since… Continue Reading

U.S., China Clash Over Internet Great Wall 中美决战互联网长城

Posted in WTO
        U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk announced, on October 20th, 2011, that the United States, pursuant to World Trade Organization (“WTO”) rules, is requesting China to provide more information on its Internet restrictions. More than a week passed with Chinese media and the public paying the request little attention.         It is not surprising that… Continue Reading

Retrospective Versus Prospective Antidumping And Countervailing Duty Systems 追溯式和前瞻式反倾销、反补贴税制度比较

Posted in CVD, WTO
Editor’s Note: Baker & Hostetler LLP recently submitted the following comments in response to the Department of Commerce’s request for comments on Retrospective Versus Prospective Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Systems.  中文请点击这里 Introduction: The American Way Compared To The Method Used By Almost Everyone Else                     Remedies for disputes heard by panels of the World Trade… Continue Reading

Will Labor Rights Be Included In U.S.-China Bilateral Investment Treaty Negotiations? 中美双边投资协定谈判将包括劳动者权利吗?

Posted in CFIUS and Investment
中文请点击这里 Recent U.S. free trade agreements (“FTAs”) and comments from U.S. government officials suggest that obligations to respect and enforce internationally recognized labor standards could become part of the text offered by the United States for the negotiation of a bilateral investment treaty (“BIT”) with China. The trend of making labor rights more prominent in… Continue Reading

Media Mentions 2009: Tire Dispute 媒体引述

Posted in Media Mentions
Members of the Baker Hostetler International Trade practice have been quoted in numerous media outlets regarding the Chinese tire trade dispute, including:  The Hill: China Tires A Deal For Steelworkers Union (9/16/09) Bloomberg News: Obama Says Chinese Tires Decision Isn’t Provocative (9/14/09) Bloomberg News: U.S. Steel Pushes Obama to Choose Workers Over Trade (9/9/09) Forbes.com: Obama Faces Tire Trade… Continue Reading