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Canada

(Inside U.S. Trade)
August 27, 2010
In a major policy shift, the U.S. has proposed removing controversial language from the Anticounterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) that would have required signatories to impose secondary liability on Internet firms for intellectual property rights infringements by individuals.
(Inside U.S. Trade)
August 20, 2010

Canadian and Malaysian trade officials this week traveled to Peru to hold separate, bilateral consultations with officials from countries currently negotiating a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. These bilateral consultations are taking place on the sidelines of talks among TPP members on how to structure TPP market access negotiations.

(Inside U.S. Trade)
August 20, 2010

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) is urging U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk to immediately initiate formal consultations with Canada over what he charges are violations of the 2006 bilateral Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) by British Columbia.

(Text Document)
August 17, 2010

(Inside U.S. Trade)
August 13, 2010

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is nearing the end of its internal discussions on whether to initiate formal consultations with Canada over an alleged violation of the 2006 U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) related to timber pricing policies in British Columbia (BC), sources said.

(Text Document)
August 09, 2010

(Daily News)
August 06, 2010

United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk said today (Aug. 6) that he will decide within about a month how to respond to U.S. lumber industry complaints that British Colombia has reduced its timber stumpage fees in violation of the U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA).


(Text Document)
August 05, 2010

(Daily News)
July 26, 2010

The Canadian government will begin charging a 10 percent ad valorem export charge on softwood lumber exports to the United States on Sept. 1 in light of the fact that a tribunal convened under the U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) last year found Canada had breached the terms of that agreement.


(File Document)
July 26, 2010

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