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US CVD on India’s export of ‘Hot-Rolled Carbon Steel Flat Products’ inconsistent with WTO law: WTO Panel

World Trade Organization Dispute Panel (“Panel”) has held that the US law mandating cumulation of non-subsidized imports with subsidized imports while determining injury in a CVD investigation is inconsistent with WTO obligations. This Ruling potentially questions the validity of a … Continue reading

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McDonalds ‘Soft Serve’ is an ice-cream: SC

Is McDonalds ‘soft serve’ an ice-cream? The Supreme Court of India answered in affirmative. The Court ruled that that ‘soft serve’ (vanila cone or softy) marketed by McDonalds is to be classified under Excise Tariff sub-heading 2105.00 as “ice-cream” and … Continue reading

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