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PREPARE FOR THE APRIL 2023 CUSTOMS HOUSE BROKER LICENSE EXAM – ONLINE!

New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders and Brokers Assn., JFK Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association, and Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP, one of the nation’s leading law firms specializing in Customs law, are offering courses in preparation for the April 2023 Custom House Broker License Exam.  This course also provides an excellent overview […]

USTR POSTS QUESTIONS FOR PUBLIC COMMENTERS ON CHINA 301 REVIEW – COMMENT PORTAL OPENS ON NOVEMBER 15, 2022

As part of its review of the future of the China 301 tariffs, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) is soliciting public comments as to the effectiveness of these tariffs (or other actions that could be taken) and the corresponding effects on the U.S. economy.  In a prior action, the USTR sought input […]

GDLSK ACHIEVES 0% ADD RATE FOR INDIAN PIPE EXPORTER THROUGH LITIGATION

The U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT), on October 24, 2022, issued its final ruling and judgment in the appeal challenging the U.S. Department of Commerce’s (DOC) results of the 2017-18 administrative review of the antidumping duty (ADD) order on welded carbon steel pipe from India. GDLSK client Garg Tube Limited was initially assigned an […]

GDLSK ACHIEVES FAVORABLE OUTCOME FOR MALAYSIAN QUARTZ EXPORTERS

On October 21, 2022, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) published its final scope and circumvention determination following its investigation of whether quartz surface products (QSP) exported from Malaysia should be subject to the antidumping and countervailing duty (ADD/CVD) orders on QSP from China. GDLSK clients Opalus Stone Sdn. Bhd. and Top Quartz Specialist Sdn. […]

GDLSK SECURES FEDERAL CIRCUIT WIN FOR TIRE IMPORTERS

On August 29, 2022, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) reversed the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) and invalidated the U.S. Department of Commerce’s (DOC) decision to review only one company in the second administrative review of the antidumping duty (ADD) order on passenger vehicle and light truck tires (PVLT) […]

DOC FINALIZES GDLSK CIT WINS FOR CHINESE TIRE EXPORTERS

The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) on September 19, 2022, published notice that it has finalized its first administrative review (AR1) of the antidumping duty (ADD) order on passenger vehicle and light truck tires (PVLT) from China as a result of successful appeals at the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT): https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2022/09/19/2022-20207/certain-passenger-vehicles-and-light-truck-tires-from-the-peoples-republic-of-china-notice-of-court GDLSK represented the […]

GDLSK SUCCESSFULLY CONVINCES ITC THAT CVD ORDERS SHOULD NOT BE ISSUED ON NAILS FROM SRI LANKA, INDIA, OMAN, AND TURKEY

On September 16, 2022, GDLSK received two unanimous decisions from the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) determining that a U.S. industry is not injured, or threatened with injury, by reason of U.S. imports of steel nails from India, Sri Lanka, Oman, and Turkey.  https://www.usitc.gov/press_room/news_release/2022/er0916ll1985.htm GDLSK represented Indian and Sri Lankan nail producers and a […]

GDLSK ACHIEVES LOW CVD RATE FOR SRI LANKAN NAIL PRODUCER

On August 22, 2022, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), finalized its countervailing duty investigation of steel nails from Sri Lanka, assigning a low 4.12% CVD rate to GDLSK client Trinity Steel Private Limited, the only Sri Lankan nails producer and exporter: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2022/08/22/2022-18050/certain-steel-nails-from-sri-lanka-final-affirmative-countervailing-duty-determination GDLSK is proud to have achieved this favorable result given the political […]