Sen. Tim Scott will block the confirmation of nominees for positions in the U.S. Trade Representative’s office until he gets a satisfactory response on some issues that matter to his … Click to Continue »
Redbox hits back at Disney in lawsuit over resold digital codes, US Trade Representative puts Alibaba's Taobao on its Notorious Markets list a second time and YouTuber secures favorable settlement in revenge porn case. The post 3 Count: Combo Breaker appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
Keeping its annual tradition, the office of the United States Trade Representative has targeted some of the world's most famous 'pirate' sites in its latest report on copyright infringing venues. In addition to torrent sites like The Pirate Bay, RARBG, and RuTracker, hosting sites 4Shared and Openload come in for criticism. Show More Summary
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump has received an "in-depth" briefing on trade with China and its economy. Trump met Saturday in Florida with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. Spokeswoman...Show More Summary
I do not spend a lot of time on cyclical stocks and the industrials and materials sectors are not well represented in portfolios I manage. Lack of expertise is one reason, but another tricky part of investing in cyclical companies is...Show More Summary
The US oil industry has benefitted from the free trade pact with Canada and Mexico, and an industry representative on Tuesday urged the Trump administration to keep the deal intact. With the next round of talks to renegotiate the North...Show More Summary
Prominent music trade groups and other organizations representing U.S. music publishers, record labels, songwriters, composers, artists and performance rights organizations (PROs) today announced their united support for key pieces of pending music legislation. Show More Summary
A trade group representing more than 40 of the US' biggest tech companies announced last week plans to intervene in a lawsuit against the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over its 2017 order dismantling net neutrality protections for American consumers. More »
The major trade group representing Facebook, Google, Netflix and dozens of other tech firms in Washington said Friday that it plans to sue the Federal Communications Commission over its decision to deregulate the broadband industry — drawing fresh battle lines in a years-long fight over the future of the Internet. The Internet Association said it would be […]
Rep. Tom Garrett is a Republican representing Virginia’s 5th Congressional District. He is a member of the Committees on Education and the Workforce, Homeland Security, and Foreign Affairs. He presents a problem: We can’t afford to lose the energy, ideas, and vision of young people who give up their dreams of going to college because […]
The roughly 3,000 contracts traded so far represent a value of only $50 million, tiny compared with markets such as gold.
Eric Blankenstein had been an associate at the Washington firm for more than eight years before joining the U.S. Trade Representative office in September.
Leaders from the British Medical Association, royal colleges and trade unions say weakening working time regulations after Brexit will be dangerous Representatives of British doctors, psychiatrists and nursing staff have warned thatShow More Summary
Advertising trade associations AICP and AICE--which represent production and post-production companies, respectively--will merge, effective Jan. 1. The tie-up comes after nearly a year of deliberations and a two-thirds majority vote by members of both organizations. Show More Summary
The Israeli delegation walked out of the ongoing Euro-Mediterranean Summit meeting of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions in Spain on Wednesday after a Lebanese representative criticized the Israeli occupation and U.S. Show More Summary
One of the biggest buzzwords in finance and investing these days is “cryptocurrency.” These tiny packets of computer-signed, highly-secure, and highly-elusive data represent value, and are trading at ever more insane rates of exchange due to…
The top US trade representative launched a broadside at the World Trade Organization on Monday, accusing it of losing its focus on trade negotiation and becoming a "litigation-centered" body. "Too often members seem to believe they can...Show More Summary
The United States is accusing the World Trade Organization of losing its focus on trade. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Monday that the WTO is "losing its essential focus … Click to Continue »
(Reuters) - A U.S. trade association representing medical laboratories filed a lawsuit on Monday challenging a new reimbursement system used by the federal government that it said would reduce how much Medicare pays for labs by about $670 million in 2018.
Statistics from the office of the U.S. Trade Representative paint a portrait opposite to Trump's assertion that the U.S. has a deficit with Canada The post Trump tells rally about trade-balance disagreement with Trudeau appeared first on Macleans.ca.