U.S. International Trade Regulation

In the field of U.S. international trade regulation, over the past 40 years, Neil has assisted U.S. industries, importers, foreign exporters, governments, and ad hoc coalitions:

  • In all stages of antidumping and countervailing duty (anti-subsidy) proceedings before the U.S. Department of Commerce, including highly contentious cases involving products such as steel, anti-friction bearings, washing machines, uranium, newspaper printing presses, and paper.

 

  • In antidumping and countervailing duty injury investigations before the U.S. International Trade Commission.

 

  • In a broad range of non-market economy proceedings, including negotiating and counseling on a foreign country’s transition to market economy status.

 

  • In all stages of appeals from the agencies to the U.S. Court of International Trade, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the certiorari stage before the U.S. Supreme Court.

 

  • In safeguard (Section 201) proceedings before the U.S. International Trade Commission.

 

  • In national security (Section 232) proceedings before the U.S. Department of Commerce, both in initial hearings and exclusion applications.

 

  • In fact-finding (Section 332) inquiries before the U.S. International Trade Commission.

 

  • In advocacy before Congressional staff and committees regarding both broad trade legislation and individual cases.