Lobbying WTO and the European Commission
in dispute settlement proceedings.
WTO dispute settlement procedure
advise corporate clients and foreign
governments on all aspects of international trade law, with a particular
emphasis on the impact of WTO Agreements. Our services include the lobbying of
the European Commission during or after WTO dispute settlement proceedings.
Under the dispute settlement procedure, the losing party may face trade
sanctions. We have experience intervening before the European Commission when
our clients' interests are adversely affected by the preliminary list of
trade-sanctioned items imposed upon the losing party in the dispute settlement
Advice to foreign governments for the implementation of WTO
We also have experience advising foreign
governments such as the ACP countries (African, Caribbean, and Pacific
countries) within the framework of the implementation of WTO agreements.
Laffineur Law Firm
131, rue de Stassart
Tel.: 00 32 2/286-80-22
Fax: 00 32 2/286-80-26