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Client Alert – Coping with the Steep New Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports

Pursuant to recently issued Presidential Proclamations, and under authority of Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as amended (“Section 232”), steep tariffs on U.S. imports of many kinds of steel and aluminum products entered into effect on March 23, 2018 (collectively, the “Section 232 Tariffs”).  These tariffs, which are 25 percent for [...]

Partner R. Mark Halligan will speak about Recent Developments in Trade Secrets Law, Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association (WIPLA), University Club of Milwaukee

Partner R. Mark Halligan will speak about Recent Developments in Trade Secrets Law, Wisconsin Intellectual Property Law Association (WIPLA), University Club of Milwaukee (March 13, 2018). Click here for more information.  

Client Alert – President Trump Orders Steep Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports

On March 8, 2018, notwithstanding pleas from many members of Congress and expressions of concern and promised retaliation from countries around the world, President Trump signed two Presidential Proclamations that will impose steep tariffs on U.S. imports of certain steel and aluminum products pursuant to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, as [...]

FisherBroyles partner Chris Pey quoted in the Wall Street Journal in its coverage of the US/EU beef hormone trade dispute

FisherBroyles partner Chris Pey was quoted in the Wall Street Journal in its coverage of the US/EU beef hormone trade dispute. Mr. Pey represented the makers of Roquefort cheese as they try to convince the US Trade Representative to not select them for retaliatory tariffs in the beef hormone dispute. “It is going to hurt [...]

FisherBroyles Partner, R Mark Halligan, to speak in BrightTALK Webinar, “Update on the Defend Trade Secrets Act: Recent Cases and Emerging Issues”

On November 3, 2016 at 12 pm/noon (Eastern), FisherBroyles’ Partner, R Mark Halligan, will speak on an “Update on the Defend Trade Secrets Act: Recent Cases and Emerging Issues” — a BrightTALK 90-minute Webinar panel discussion along Mark Krotoski; Linda Stevens; Peter Toren. This Webinar will discuss the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 provides [...]

Halligan presents “Trade Secrets: Strategies for Understanding and Litigating a DTSA Cause of Action”

Watch presentation featuring FisherBroyles Partner, Mark Halligan, "Trade Secrets — Strategies for Understanding & Litigating a DTSA Cause of Action." This presentation offers in-depth discussion and update on the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 that became effective on May 11, 2016 including a review of the key provisions of the DTSA and the [...]

FisherBroyles Partner R. Mark Halligan to speak at PLI’s Trade Secrets 2016: What Every IP Attorney Should Know

September 28, 2016 — FisherBroyles Partner, R. Mark Halligan, will be speaking at PLI’s Trade Secrets 2016: What Every IP Attorney Should Know on 11/1 at the New York Conference Center. What You Will Learn: Understand recent legal developments and trends Learn the latest about new legislation concerning trade secrets in the United States, including the Defend Trade Secrets [...]

Goodale to Speak with Assistant Secretary of Commerce in Important Webinar

Geoffrey Goodale, a Partner in the Washington, DC office of FisherBroyles and Chair of the ABA Section of International Law’s Export Controls and Economic Sanctions Committee, will be speaking in a webinar on “Export Controls Developments:  Hot Buttons & Compliance Issues in 2016 and Beyond” with Kevin Wolf, the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export [...]