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Safeguards

Safeguards

Safeguards

We provide legal advice on Safeguards rules and practice in Jordan, the GCC, and Egypt. We also provide legal representation services in safeguards proceedings. Our representation services include:

  • Drafting and submission of Safeguards petitions.
  • Completion of investigation questionnaires.
  • Lobbying.
  • Drafting and filing of injury submissions and comments.
  • Appealing final determinations and representation of clients before competent courts.
  • Analysis of import data and market research.
  • Injury and causality analysis.

Select Experience

  • Represented Jordanian importers in the safeguards investigation against Potato Chips.
  • Represented Jordanian importers in the Safeguards investigation against White Cement.
  • Represented Saudi Arabian manufacturer in the safeguard investigation against Clinker Cement in Jordan.
  • Represented the Jordanian industry in the safeguards investigation against A4 paper.
  • Advised Jordanian importers in the safeguards investigation against Aluminum.
  • Advised Jordanian importers on the Safeguards investigation against Ceramic Tiles.
  • Reviewed Saudi Arabia's Safeguards and trade remedies policies in a joint project with Deloitte.
  • Reviewed GCC’s Law on Anti-Dumping, Countervailing Measures, and Safeguards. 
  • Instituted the Jordanian Authority for Safeguards and trade remedies: The National Production Protection Directorate.
  • Supervised safeguards investigations conducted by Jordan against the following imported products: Pasta - Biscuits - Plate Warmers - Cooking Appliances - Insecticides - Sweetened Soda Drinks - Audio Cassettes - Car Batteries - Footwear - Sanitary Wares - Ceramic Tiles.
  • Drafted Jordan’s National Production Protection Law and Regulation. 
  • Reviewed trade remedy legislations of Lebanon, Yemen, and Syria.
  • Trained Jordanian Authority's Staff on Safeguards investigations.