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Canada - Renewable Energy / Canada - Feed-In Tariff (AB)Word FormatCanada - Certain Measures Affecting the Renewable Energy Generation Sector / Canada - Measures Relating to the Feed-In Tariff ProgramCanadaEuropean Union, JapanCanada, European Union, Japan412,426May 06, 2013May 24, 2013GATT, SCM, TRIMsRamírez-Hernández, Bhatia, UnterhalterDSC
China - GOES (AB)Word FormatChina - Countervailing and Anti-Dumping Duties on Grain Oriented Flat-Rolled Electrical Steel from the United StatesChinaNoneUnited States414Oct 18, 2012Nov 16, 2012AD, SCMUnterhalter, Van den Bossche, ZhangDSC
U.S. - COOL (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Certain Country of Origin Labelling (COOL) RequirementsUnited StatesCanada, MexicoUnited States, Canada, Mexico384,386Jun 29, 2012Jul 23, 2012TBTBhatia, Ramírez-Hernández, Van den BosscheDSC
U.S. - Tuna II (Mexico) (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Concerning the Importation, Marketing and Sale of Tuna and Tuna ProductsUnited StatesMexicoMexico, United States381May 16, 2012Jun 13, 2012TBTZhang, Bhatia, GrahamDSC
U.S. - Clove Cigarettes (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Affecting the Production and Sale of Clove CigarettesUnited StatesNoneIndonesia406Apr 04, 2012Apr 24, 2012TBTOshima, Ramírez-Hernández, Van den BosscheDSC
U.S. - Aircraft (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Affecting Trade in Large Civil Aircraft (Second Complaint)European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States353Mar 12, 2012Mar 23, 2012DSU, SCMBautista, Unterhalter, ZhangDSC
China - Exportation of Raw Materials (AB)Word FormatChina - Measures Related to the Exportation of Various Raw MaterialsChinaEuropean Union, Mexico, United StatesChina, European Union, Mexico, United States394,395,398Jan 30, 2012Feb 22, 2012DSU, GATT, AccessionRamírez-Hernández, Hillman, OshimaDSC
Philippines - Distilled Spirits (AB)Word FormatPhilippines - Taxes on Distilled SpiritsPhilippinesEuropean UnionEuropean Union, Philippines, United States396, 403Dec 21, 2011Jan 20, 2012DSU, GATTVan den Bossche, Hillman, Ramírez-HernándezDSC
U.S. - Tyres (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Affecting Imports of Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tyres from ChinaChinaNoneUnited States399Sep 05, 2011Oct 05, 2011DSU, AccessionHillman, Oshima, Van den BosscheDSC
EC - Fasteners (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Definitive Anti-Dumping Measures on Certain Iron or Steel Fasteners from ChinaEuropean CommunitiesChinaEuropean Communities, China397Jul 15, 2011Jul 28, 2011AD, DSU, GATT, WTOOshima, Hillman, UnterhalterDSC
Thailand - Cigarettes (Philippines) (AB)Word FormatThailand - Customs and Fiscal Measures on Cigarettes from the PhilippinesThailandNonePhilippines371Jun 17, 2011Jul 15, 2011Customs, DSU, GATTVan den Bossche, Ramírez-Hernández, ZhangDSC
EC - Aircraft (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities and Certain Member States - Measures Affecting Trade in Large Civil AircraftEuropean CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States316May 18, 2011Jun 01, 2011DSU, SCMUnterhalter, Bautista, Van den BosscheDSC
U.S. - Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties (China) (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Definitive Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties on Certain Products from ChinaChinaNoneUnited States379Mar 11, 2011Mar 25, 2011DSU, SCMRamírez-Hernández, Bautista, Van den BosscheDSC
Australia - Apples (AB)Word FormatAustralia - Measures Affecting the Importation of Apples from New ZealandAustraliaNew ZealandAustralia, New Zealand367Nov 29, 2010Dec 17, 2010DSU, SPSZhang, Hillman, OshimaDSC
China - Publications and Audiovisual Products (AB)Word FormatChina - Measures Affecting Trading Rights and Distribution Services for Certain Publications and Audiovisual Entertainment ProductsChinaUnited StatesChina, United States363Dec 21, 2009Jan 19, 2010GATS, GATT, AccessionOshima, Hillman, Ramírez-HernándezDSC
U.S. - Zeroing (Japan), Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Relating to Zeroing and Sunset Reviews, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by JapanUnited StatesNoneJapan322Aug 18, 2009Aug 31, 2009AD, DSU, GATTSacerdoti, Bautista, ZhangDSC
U.S. - "Zeroing" of Dumping Margins, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Laws, Regulations and Methodology for Calculating Dumping Margins ("Zeroing"), Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the European CommunitiesEuropean CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States294May 14, 2009Jun 11, 2009AD, DSU, GATTOshima, Bautista, HillmanDSC
U.S. - Continued Zeroing (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Continued Existence and Application of Zeroing MethodologyEuropean CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States350Feb 04, 2009Feb 19, 2009AD, DSU, GATTZhang, Baptista, UnterhalterDSC
China - Auto Parts (AB)Word FormatChina - Measures Affecting Imports of Automobile PartsChinaNoneCanada, European Communities, United States339,340,342Dec 15, 2008Jan 12, 2009DSU, GATT, WTO, AccessionBautista, Hillman, SacerdotiDSC
EC - Bananas, Article 21.5 II (AB) (Ecuador) / Article 21.5 (AB) (U.S.)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Regime for the Importation, Sale and Distribution of Bananas, Second Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by Ecuador / Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the United StatesEuropean CommunitiesEcuadorEcuador, European Communities, United States27Nov 26, 2008Dec 11, 2008DSU, GATTBaptista, Oshima, UnterhalterDSC
India - Additional Duties (AB)Word FormatIndia - Additional and Extra-Additional Duties on Imports from the United StatesUnited StatesIndiaIndia, United States360Oct 30, 2008Nov 17, 2008DSU, GATTHillman, Sacerdoti, ZhangDSC
Canada - Hormones Suspension (AB)Word FormatCanada - Continued Suspension of Obligations in the EC - Hormones DisputeEuropean CommunitiesCanada, United StatesCanada, European Communities, United States321Oct 16, 2008Nov 14, 2008DSU, SPSUnterhalter, Abi-Saab, BautistaDSC
U.S. - Hormones Suspension (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Continued Suspension of Obligations in the EC - Hormones DisputeEuropean CommunitiesCanada, United StatesCanada, European Communities, United States320Oct 16, 2008Nov 14, 2008DSU, SPSUnterhalter, Abi-Saab, BautistaDSC
U.S. - Shrimp (Thailand) (AB) / U.S. - Customs Bond (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Relating to Shrimp from Thailand / United States - Customs Bond Directive for Merchandise Subject to Anti-Dumping/Countervailing DutiesIndia, ThailandUnited StatesIndia, Thailand, United States343,345Jul 16, 2008Aug 01, 2008AD, DSU, GATT, SCMSacerdoti, Baptista, GanesanDSC
U.S. - Cotton Subsidies, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Subsidies on Upland Cotton, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by BrazilUnited StatesBrazilBrazil, United States267Jun 02, 2008Jun 20, 2008Agriculture, DSU, SCMBaptista, Hillman, UnterhalterDSC
U.S. - Stainless Steel (Mexico) (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Final Anti-Dumping Measures on Stainless Steel from MexicoMexicoNoneUnited States344Apr 30, 2008May 20, 2008AD, DSU, GATTGanesan, Bautista, SacerdotiDSC
Brazil - Tyres (AB)Word FormatBrazil - Measures Affecting Imports of Retreaded TyresEuropean CommunitiesNoneBrazil332Dec 03, 2007Dec 17, 2007DSU, GATTAbi-Saab, Baptista, TaniguchiDSC
Japan - DRAMS CVDs (AB)Word FormatJapan - Countervailing Duties on Dynamic Random Access Memories from KoreaJapanKoreaJapan, Korea336Nov 28, 2007Dec 17, 2007DSU, SCMUnterhalter, Ganesan, SacerdotiDSC
Chile - Agricultural Products (Price Band), Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatChile - Price Band System and Safeguard Measures Relating to Certain Agricultural Products, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by ArgentinaChileArgentinaArgentina, Chile207May 07, 2007May 22, 2007Agriculture, DSUBaptista, Abi-Saab, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - OCTG Sunset Reviews, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Sunset Reviews of Anti-Dumping Measures on Oil Country Tubular Goods from Argentina, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by ArgentinaUnited StatesArgentinaArgentina, United States268Apr 12, 2007May 11, 2007AD, DSUTaniguchi, Janow, UnterhalterDSC
U.S. - Zeroing (Japan) (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Relating to Zeroing and Sunset ReviewsJapanUnited StatesJapan, United States322Jan 09, 2007Jan 23, 2007AD, GATTSacerdoti, Abi-Saab, GanesanDSC
EC - Customs Matters (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Selected Customs MattersUnited StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States315Nov 13, 2006Dec 11, 2006DSU, GATTGanesan, Janow, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Final Lumber AD Determination, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Final Dumping Determination on Softwood Lumber from Canada, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by CanadaCanadaNoneUnited States264Aug 15, 2006Sep 01, 2006ADAbi-Saab, Baptista, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - "Zeroing" of Dumping Margins (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Laws, Regulations and Methodology for Calculating Dumping Margins ("Zeroing")European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States294Apr 18, 2006May 09, 2006AD, GATT, WTOSacerdoti, Janow, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Lumber ITC Investigation, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Investigation of the International Trade Commission in Softwood Lumber from Canada, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by CanadaCanadaNoneUnited States277Apr 13, 2006May 09, 2006AD, DSU, SCMBaptista, Abi-Saab, GanesanDSC
Mexico - Taxes on Soft Drinks (AB)Word FormatMexico - Tax Measures on Soft Drinks and Other BeveragesMexicoNoneUnited States308Mar 06, 2006Mar 24, 2006DSU, GATTTaniguchi, Janow, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - FSC, Article 21.5 II (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Tax Treatment for "Foreign Sales Corporations", Second Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States108Feb 13, 2006Mar 14, 2006Agriculture, DSU, GATT, SCMAbi-Saab, Ganesan, JanowDSC
U.S. - Lumber CVDs Final, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Final Countervailing Duty Determination With Respect To Certain Softwood Lumber from Canada, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by CanadaUnited StatesNoneCanada257Dec 05, 2005Dec 20, 2005DSUJanow, Baptista, SacerdotiDSC
Mexico - Rice AD Measures (AB)Word FormatMexico - Definitive Anti-Dumping Measures on Beef and RiceMexicoNoneUnited States295Nov 29, 2005Dec 20, 2005AD, DSU, SCMLockhart, Abi-Saab, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - OCTG AD Measures (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Anti-Dumping Measures of Anti-Dumping Measures on Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) from MexicoMexicoUnited StatesMexico, United States282Nov 02, 2005Nov 28, 2005AD, DSU, GATTGanesan, Lockhart, TaniguchiDSC
EC - Chicken Classification (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Customs Classification of Frozen Boneless Chicken CutsEuropean CommunitiesBrazil, ThailandBrazil, European Communities, Thailand269,286Sep 12, 2005Sep 27, 2005DSU, GATTSacerdoti, Baptista, GanesanDSC
U.S. - DRAMS CVD Investigation (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Countervailing Duty Investigation on Dynamic Random Access Memory Semiconductors (DRAMS) from KoreaUnited StatesKoreaKorea, United States296Jun 27, 2005Jul 20, 2005DSU, SCMAbi-Saab, Janow, TaniguchiDSC
EC - Sugar Subsidies (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Export Subsidies on SugarEuropean CommunitiesAustralia, Brazil, ThailandAustralia, Brazil, European Communities, Thailand265,266,283Apr 28, 2005May 19, 2005Agriculture, DSU, SCMGanesan, Janow, TaniguchiDSC
Dominican Republic - Cigarettes (AB)Word FormatDominican Republic - Measures Affecting the Importation and Internal Sale of CigarettesDominican RepublicHondurasDominican Republic, Honduras302Apr 25, 2005May 19, 2005DSU, GATTBaptista, Lockhart, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - Gambling Services (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measures Affecting the Cross-Border Supply of Gambling and Betting ServicesUnited StatesAntigua and BarbudaAntigua and Barbuda, United States285Apr 07, 2005Apr 20, 2005DSU, GATSSacerdoti, Abi-Saab, LockhartDSC
U.S. - Cotton Subsidies (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Subsidies on Upland CottonUnited StatesBrazilBrazil, United States267Mar 03, 2005Mar 21, 2005Agriculture, DSU, GATT, SCMJanow, Baptista, GanesanDSC
U.S. - OCTG Sunset Reviews (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Sunset Reviews of Anti-Dumping Measures on Oil Country Tubular Goods from ArgentinaUnited StatesArgentinaArgentina, United States268Nov 29, 2004Dec 17, 2004AD, DSUTaniguchi, Abi-Saab, GanesanDSC
Canada - Wheat (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Relating to Exports of Wheat and Treatment of Imported GrainUnited StatesCanadaCanada, United States276Aug 30, 2004Sep 27, 2004DSU, GATTLockhart, Abi-Saab, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Final Lumber AD Determination (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Final Dumping Determination on Softwood Lumber from CanadaUnited StatesCanadaCanada, United States264Aug 11, 2004Aug 31, 2004ADGanesan, Baptista, JanowDSC
EC - Tariff Preferences (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Conditions for the Granting of Tariff Preferences to Developing CountriesEuropean CommunitiesNoneIndia246Apr 07, 2004Apr 20, 2004Enabling Clause, GATTAbi-Saab, Baptista, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - Lumber CVDs Final (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Final Countervailing Duty Determination With Respect To Certain Softwood Lumber from CanadaUnited StatesCanadaCanada, United States257Jan 19, 2004Feb 17, 2004GATT, SCMBaptista, Lockhart, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - Corrosion-Resistant Steel Sunset Review (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Sunset Review of Anti-Dumping Duties on Corrosion-Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products from JapanJapanNoneUnited States244Dec 15, 2003Jan 09, 2004AD, WTOTaniguchi, Abi-Saab, GanesanDSC
Japan - Apples (AB)Word FormatJapan - Measures Affecting the Importation of ApplesJapanUnited StatesJapan, United States245Nov 26, 2003Dec 10, 2003DSU, SPSLockhart, Baptista, SacerdotiDSC
U.S. - Steel Safeguards (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Definitive Safeguard Measures on Imports of Certain Steel ProductsUnited StatesBrazil, China, EC, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Norway, SwitzerlandBrazil, China, EC, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, United States248,249,251,252,253,254,258,259Nov 10, 2003Dec 10, 2003DSU, GATT, SafeguardsBacchus, Abi-Saab, LockhartDSC
EC - Pipe Fittings (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Anti-Dumping Duties on Malleable Cast Iron Tube or Pipe Fittings from BrazilBrazilNoneEuropean Communities219Jul 22, 2003Aug 18, 2003AD, GATTGanesan, Baptista, SacerdotiDSC
EC - Bed Linen, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Anti-Dumping Duties on Imports Of Cotton-Type Bed Linen from India, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by IndiaIndiaNoneEuropean Communities141Apr 08, 2003Apr 24, 2003AD, DSUAbi-Saab, Bacchus, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Offset Act ("Byrd Amendment") (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Continued Dumping and Subsidy Offset Act of 2000United StatesNoneAustralia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, European Communities, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Thailand217,234Jan 16, 2003Jan 27, 2003AD, DSU, GATT, SCM, WTOSacerdoti, Baptista, LockhartDSC
Canada - Milk/Dairy, Article 21.5 II (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Affecting the Importation of Milk and the Exportation of Dairy Products, Second Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by New Zealand and the United StatesCanadaNoneNew Zealand, United States103,113Dec 20, 2002Jan 17, 2003AgricultureBaptista, Sacerdoti, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - CVDs on EC Products (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Countervailing Measures Concerning Certain Products from the European CommunitiesUnited StatesNoneEuropean Communities212Dec 09, 2002Jan 08, 2003SCM, WTOLockhart, Abi-Saab, BacchusDSC
U.S. - German Steel CVDs (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Countervailing Duties on Certain Corrosion-Resistant Carbon Steel Flat Products from GermanyUnited StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States213Nov 28, 2002Dec 19, 2002DSU, SCM, WTOTaniguchi, Ganesan, SacerdotiDSC
EC - Sardines (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Trade Description of SardinesEuropean CommunitiesNonePeru231Sep 26, 2002Oct 23, 2002DSU, TBTBacchus, Abi-Saab, BaptistaDSC
Chile - Agricultural Products (Price Band) (AB)Word FormatChile - Price Band System and Safeguard Measures Relating to Certain Agricultural ProductsChileNoneArgentina207Sep 23, 2002Oct 23, 2002Agriculture, DSU, GATTAbi-Saab, Bacchus, LockhartDSC
India - Autos (AB)Word FormatIndia - Measures Affecting the Automotive SectorIndiaNoneEuropean Communities, United States146,175Mar 19, 2002Apr 05, 2002DSU, GATT; Appeal withdrawnGanesan, Sacerdoti, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Line Pipe Safeguards (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Definitive Safeguard Measures on Imports of Circular Welded Carbon Quality Line Pipe from KoreaUnited StatesKoreaKorea, United States202Feb 15, 2002Mar 08, 2002GATT, SafeguardsLacarte-Muro, Abi-Saab, BacchusDSC
U.S. - FSC, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Tax Treatment for "Foreign Sales Corporations", Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States108Jan 14, 2002Jan 29, 2002Agriculture, DSU, GATT, SCMFeliciano, Ganesan, TaniguchiDSC
U.S. - Section 211 ("Havana Club") (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Section 211 Omnibus Appropriations Act of 1998European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States176Jan 02, 2002Feb 01, 2002TRIPSEhlermann, Bacchus, Lacarte-MuroDSC
Canada - Milk/Dairy, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Affecting the Importation of Milk and the Exportation of Dairy Products, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by New Zealand and the United StatesCanadaNoneNew Zealand, United States103,113Dec 03, 2001Dec 18, 2001AgricultureTaniguchi, Abi-Saab, GanesanDSC
U.S. - Shrimp, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Import Prohibition of Certain Shrimp and Shrimp Products, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by MalaysiaMalaysiaNoneUnited States58Oct 22, 2001Nov 21, 2001GATTBacchus, Ganesan, Lacarte-MuroDSC
Mexico - HFCS, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatMexico - Anti-Dumping Investigation of High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) from the United States, Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU by the United StatesMexicoNoneUnited States132Oct 22, 2001Nov 21, 2001AD, DSUFeliciano, Abi-Saab, EhlermannDSC
U.S. - Cotton Yarn (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Transitional Safeguard Measure On Combed Cotton Yarn from PakistanUnited StatesNonePakistan192Oct 08, 2001Nov 05, 2001ATCAbi-Saab, Ehlermann, GanesanDSC
U.S. - Hot-Rolled Steel from Japan (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Anti-Dumping Measures on Certain Hot-Rolled Steel Products from JapanUnited StatesJapanJapan, United States184Jul 24, 2001Aug 23, 2001ADTaniguchi, Feliciano, Lacarte-MuroDSC
U.S. - Lamb Safeguards (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Safeguard Measures on Imports of Fresh, Chilled or Frozen Lamb Meat from New Zealand and AustraliaUnited StatesAustralia, New ZealandAustralia, New Zealand, United States177,178May 01, 2001May 16, 2001GATT, SafeguardsEhlermann, Bacchus, GanesanDSC
Thailand - Steel (AB)Word FormatThailand - Anti-Dumping Duties on Angles, Shapes and Sections of Iron or Non-Alloy Steel and H-Beams from PolandThailandNonePoland122Mar 12, 2001Apr 05, 2001AD, DSUGanesan, Lacarte-Muro, TaniguchiDSC
EC - Asbestos (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Measures Affecting Asbestos and Asbestos-Containing ProductsCanadaEuropean CommunitiesCanada, European Communities135Mar 12, 2001Apr 05, 2001GATT, TBTFeliciano, Bacchus, EhlermannDSC
EC - Bed Linen (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Anti-Dumping Duties on Imports Of Cotton-Type Bed Linen from IndiaEuropean CommunitiesIndiaEuropean Communities, India141Mar 01, 2001Mar 12, 2001ADBacchus, Abi-Saab, FelicianoDSC
U.S. - Wheat Gluten Safeguards (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Definitive Safeguard Measures On Imports of Wheat Gluten from the European CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States166Dec 22, 2000Jan 19, 2001DSU, SafeguardsLacarte-Muro, Abi-Saab, TaniguchiDSC
Korea - Beef (AB)Word FormatKorea - Measures Affecting Imports of Fresh, Chilled and Frozen BeefKoreaNoneAustralia, United States161,169Dec 11, 2000Jan 10, 2001Agriculture, DSU, GATTEhlermann, Abi-Saab, FelicianoDSC
U.S. - Certain EC Products (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Import Measures on Certain Products from the European CommunitiesEuropean CommunitiesUnited StatesEuropean Communities, United States165Dec 11, 2000Jan 10, 2001DSU, GATTBacchus, Lacarte-Muro, TaniguchiDSC
Canada - Patent Term (AB)Word FormatCanada - Term of Patent ProtectionCanadaNoneUnited States170Sep 18, 2000Oct 12, 2000TRIPSLacarte-Muro, Bacchus, GanesanDSC
U.S. - 1916 Act (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Anti-Dumping Act of 1916United StatesEuropean Communities, JapanEuropean Communities, Japan, United States136,162Aug 28, 2000Sep 26, 2000AD, GATT, WTOLacarte-Muro, Ehlermann, FelicianoDSC
Brazil - Aircraft, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatBrazil - Export Financing Programme for Aircraft, Recourse by Canada to Article 21.5 of the DSUBrazilNoneCanada46Jul 21, 2000Aug 04, 2000SCMBacchus, Ehlermann, Lacarte-MuroDSC
Canada - Aircraft, Article 21.5 (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Affecting the Export of Civilian Aircraft, Recourse by Brazil to Article 21.5 of the DSUBrazilNoneCanada70Jul 21, 2000Aug 04, 2000DSU, SCMFeliciano, Bacchus, EhlermannDSC
Canada - Autos (AB)Word FormatCanada - Certain Measures Affecting the Automotive IndustryCanadaEuropean Communities, JapanCanada, European Communities, Japan139,142May 31, 2000Jun 19, 2000GATS, GATT, SCMEhlermann, Bacchus, FelicianoDSC
U.S. - Lead Bars (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Imposition of Countervailing Duties on Certain Hot-Rolled Lead and Bismuth Carbon Steel Products Originating in the United KingdomUnited StatesNoneEuropean Communities138May 10, 2000Jun 07, 2000SCMMatsushita, El-Naggar, Lacarte-MuroDSC
U.S. - FSC (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Tax Treatment For "Foreign Sales Corporations"United StatesEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communities, United States108Feb 24, 2000Mar 20, 2000Agriculture, SCMLacarte-Muro, Bacchus, FelicianoDSC
Korea - Dairy Safeguards (AB)Word FormatKorea - Definitive Safeguard Measure on Imports of Certain Dairy ProductsKoreaEuropean CommunitiesEuropean Communites, Korea98Dec 14, 1999Jan 12, 2000DSU, GATT, SafeguardsEl-Naggar, Ehlermann, FelicianoDSC
Argentina - Footwear Safeguards (AB)Word FormatArgentina - Safeguard Measures on Imports of FootwearArgentinaEuropean CommunitiesArgentina, European Communites121Dec 14, 1999Jan 12, 2000DSU, GATT, SafeguardsBacchus, Beeby, MatsushitaDSC
Chile - Alcohol (AB)Word FormatChile - Taxes on Alcoholic BeveragesChileNoneEuropean Communities87,110Dec 13, 1999Jan 12, 2000DSU, GATTFeliciano, Ehlermann, Lacarte-MuroDSC
Turkey - Textiles (AB)Word FormatTurkey - Restrictions on Imports of Textile and Clothing ProductsTurkeyNoneIndia34Oct 22, 1999Nov 19, 1999GATTBeeby, Bacchus, El-NaggarDSC
Canada - Milk/Dairy (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Affecting the Importation of Milk and the Exportation of Dairy ProductsCanadaNoneNew Zealand, United States103,113Oct 13, 1999Oct 27, 1999Agriculture, GATTMatsushita, Feliciano, Lacarte-MuroDSC
India - QRs (AB)Word FormatIndia - Quantitative Restrictions on Imports of Agricultural, Textile and Industrial ProductsIndiaNoneUnited States90Aug 23, 1999Sep 22, 1999DSU, GATTEhlermann, El-Naggar, MatsushitaDSC
Canada - Aircraft (AB)Word FormatCanada - Measures Affecting the Export of Civilian AircraftCanadaBrazilBrazil, Canada70Aug 02, 1999Aug 20, 1999DSU, SCMBacchus, Feliciano, MatsushitaDSC
Brazil - Aircraft (AB)Word FormatBrazil - Export Financing Programme for AircraftBrazilCanadaBrazil, Canada46Aug 02, 1999Aug 20, 1999DSU, SCMEl-Naggar, Bacchus, EhlermannDSC
Japan - Agricultural Products (AB)Word FormatJapan - Measures Affecting Agricultural ProductsJapanUnited StatesJapan, United States76Feb 22, 1999Mar 19, 1999DSU, SPSBeeby, Lacarte-Muro, MatsushitaDSC
Korea - Alcohol (AB)Word FormatKorea - Taxes on Alcoholic BeveragesKoreaNoneEuropean Communites, United States75,84Jan 18, 1999Feb 17, 1999DSU, GATTMatsushita, Ehlermann, FelicianoDSC
Guatemala - Cement I (AB)Word FormatGuatemala - Anti-Dumping Investigation Regarding Portland Cement from MexicoGuatemalaNoneMexico60Nov 02, 1998Nov 25, 1998AD, DSULacarte-Muro, Beeby, El-NaggarDSC
Australia - Salmon (AB)Word FormatAustralia - Measures Affecting Importation of SalmonAustraliaCanadaAustralia, Canada18Oct 20, 1998Nov 06, 1998DSU, SPSEhlermann, Beeby, El-NaggarDSC
U.S. - Shrimp (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Import Prohibition of Certain Shrimp and Shrimp ProductsUnited StatesNoneIndia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand58Oct 12, 1998Nov 06, 1998DSU, GATTFeliciano, Bacchus, Lacarte-MuroDSC
EC - Poultry (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Measures Affecting the Importation of Certain Poultry ProductsBrazilEuropean CommunitiesBrazil, European Communities69Jul 13, 1998Jul 23, 1998Agriculture, DSU, GATT, LicensingBacchus, El-Naggar, FelicianoDSC
EC - Computer Equipment (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Customs Classification of Certain Computer EquipmentEuropean CommunitiesNoneUnited States62,67,68Jun 05, 1998Jun 22, 1998DSU, GATTBeeby, Ehlermann, Lacarte-MuroDSC
Argentina - Textiles (AB)Word FormatArgentina - Measures Affecting Imports of Footwear, Textiles, Apparel and Other ItemsArgentinaNoneUnited States56Mar 27, 1998Apr 22, 1998DSU, GATTEl-Naggar, Feliciano, MatsushitaDSC
EC - Hormones (AB)Word FormatEC Measures Concerning Meat and Meat Products (Hormones)European CommunitiesCanada, United StatesCanada, European Communities, United States26,48Jan 16, 1998Feb 13, 1998DSU, SPSFeliciano, Ehlermann, MatsushitaDSC
India - Patents (AB)Word FormatIndia - Patent Protection for Pharmaceutical and Agricultural Chemical Products (U.S.)IndiaNoneUnited States50Dec 19, 1997Jan 16, 1998DSU, TRIPSLacarte-Muro, Bacchus, BeebyDSC
EC - Bananas (AB)Word FormatEuropean Communities - Regime for the Importation, Sale and Distribution of BananasEuropean CommunitiesEcuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, United StatesEcuador, European Communities, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, United States27Sep 09, 1997Sep 25, 1997Agriculture, DSU, GATS, GATT, LicensingBacchus, Beeby, El-NaggarDSC
Canada - Periodicals (AB)Word FormatCanada - Certain Measures Concerning PeriodicalsCanadaUnited StatesCanada, United States31Jun 30, 1997Jul 30, 1997GATS, GATTMatsushita, Ehlermann, Lacarte-MuroDSC
U.S. - Shirts and Blouses (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Measure Affecting Imports of
Woven Wool Shirts and Blouses from India
IndiaNoneUnited States33Apr 25, 1997May 23, 1997ATC, DSUBeeby, Bacchus, MatsushitaDSC
Brazil - Coconut (AB)Word FormatBrazil - Measures Affecting Desiccated CoconutPhilippinesBrazilBrazil, Philippines22Feb 21, 1997Mar 20, 1997DSU, GATT, SCM, WTOEl-Naggar, Ehlermann, Lacarte-MuroDSC
U.S. - Underwear (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Restrictions on Imports of
Cotton and Man-Made Fibre Underwear
Costa RicaNoneUnited States24Feb 10, 1997Feb 25, 1997ATC, GATTEhlermann, Feliciano, MatsushitaDSC
Japan - Alcohol (AB)Word FormatJapan - Taxes on Alcoholic BeveragesJapanUnited StatesCanada, European Communities, Japan, United States8,10,11Oct 04, 1996Nov 01, 1996GATTLacarte-Muro, Bacchus, El-NaggarDSC
U.S. - Gasoline (AB)Word FormatUnited States - Standards for Reformulated and Conventional GasolineUnited StatesNoneBrazil, Venezuela2Apr 29, 1996May 20, 1996GATTFeliciano, Beeby, MatsushitaDSC
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Field Explanation

"Decision"

This field indicates the abbreviated title of the dispute, and provides a link to the Appellate Body report.

"Appellant"

This field indicates the WTO Member who filed the original notice of appeal pursuant to Working Procedures for Appellate Review Rule 20(1).  Note that in the search form, "United States" and "European Union/Communities" must be spelled out, rather than abbreviated as EC/EU/U.S.
"Other Appellant" This field indicates the WTO Member(s) who filed an appeal pursuant to Working Procedures for Appellate Review Rule 23(1).  Note that in the search form, "United States" and "European Union/Communities" must be spelled out, rather than abbreviated as EC/EU/U.S.
"Appellee" This field indicates the WTO Member(s) who filed an appellee's submission, as a response to another Member's appellant's submission under Rule 20(1) or Rule 23(1), pursuant to Working Procedures for Appellate Review Rule 22(1) or 23(3).  Note that in the search form, "United States" and "European Union/Communities" must be spelled out, rather than abbreviated as EC/EU/U.S.

"DS Number"

This field indicates the official WTO DS Number for the dispute.
"Circulation Start Date"
and
"Circulation End Date"
To search the "Circulation Start Date" and "Circulation End Date" fields, simply select the desired date for either or both entries. If a selection is made for "Circulation Start Date" only, the search will retrieve all awards circulated after that date.  If a selection is made for "Circulation End Date" only, the search will retrieve all awards circulated before that date.  If selections are made for both "Circulation Start Date" and "Circulation End Date," the search will retrieve all awards circulated between those dates.
"Adoption Start Date"
and
"Adoption End Date"
To search the "Adoption Start Date" and "Adoption End Date" fields, simply select the desired date for either or both entries. If a selection is made for "Start Date" only, the search will retrieve all awards adopted on or after that date.  If a selection is made for "Adoption End Date" only, the search will retrieve all awards adopted on or before that date.  If selections are made for both "Adoption Start Date" and "Adoption End Date," the search will retrieve all awards adopted on and between those dates.
"Agreements" This field indicates the WTO agreements at issue.  The full titles of the abbreviations used can be found below.
"AB Division" This field indicates the last name of the Appellate Body Members who served on an individual appeal.

Explanatory Notes

AD - Agreement on Implementation of Article VI of the GATT 1994 (Antidumping Agreement)

Agriculture - Agreement on Agriculture

ATC - Agreement on Textiles and Clothing

Customs - Agreement on Implementation of Article VII of the GATT 1994 (Customs Valuation Agreement)

DSU - Understanding on Rules and Procedures Governing the Settlement of Disputes (Dispute Settlement Understanding)

GATS - General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)

GATT - General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)

GPA - Agreement on Government Procurement

Licensing - Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures

Origin - Agreement on Rules of Origin

Safeguards - Agreement on Safeguards

SCM - Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures

SPS - Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Agreement)

TBT - Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT Agreement)

TRIMs - TRIMs Agreement (Agreement on Trade-Related Investment Measures)

TRIPS - Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)

WTO - Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO Agreement)

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