Services: Trade Remedies
We frequently represent exporting producers, importers and Governments from several WTO Members. We provide our clients with legal representation and assistance throughout anti-subsidy investigations (including completing questionnaires, the submission of disclosure comments and attending on-site inspections and hearings). We also represent our clients in legal proceedings before the EU Courts and the WTO Dispute Settlement System. KA-Legal Senior Partner is the co-author of the leading book on EU anti-subsidy law and practice and is one of the best-known experts in this area.
Recent highlights include:
- The termination of three EU anti-subsidy investigations against bicycles; certain plastic fibres; and stainless steel products respectively from China (2013-2015) – a series of unprecedented terminations of EU anti-subsidy investigations against China – in which KA-Legal Partner Dr. Adamantopoulos was the leading counsel for the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China;
- The representation of Third Parties in the WTO Panel and Appellate Body Dispute Settlement Proceedings concerning EU and US Measures Affecting Trade in Large Civil Aircraft (the famous Airbus – Boeing disputes);
- Successfully representing several Indian producers in Mukand et al., proceedings before the EU General Court for the annulment of EU countervailing duties imposed on imports of Indian stainless steel bright bars.