May 4, 2009
The May 2009 issue of The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel features an interview with David Hartquist, chair of the International Trade practice. The interview, titled "Financial and Economic Crisis -- Law Firms: The Effect on International Trade in an Economic Downturn," covered developments affecting clients' international trade activities. In addition to discussing how international trade clients will be impacted by the economic stimulus legislation, the interview covered such topics as increased enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practice Act (FCPA) and key differences between the Obama and Bush Administrations relating to international trade policy. Additionally the interview covered Chinese imports and the possible increase in U.S. trade cases filed against China.