Alternative Trade Remedies 101 – March 22

  • March 22, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT) invites you to a Trade Talk on alternative trade remedies. The Trump administration has shown a willingness pursue alternative trade remedies to address issues presented by foreign imports on products such as aluminum and steel. If you are looking for a primer on what all these remedies mean and their implications for international trade, join us for this timely discussion with Cassidy Levy Kent’s Thomas Beline on alternative trade remedies, particularly Sections 232, 201, 301 and 337.



Thomas Beline
Partner, Cassidy Levy Kent

Thomas Beline is a partner in Cassidy Levy Kent’s Washington DC office. Mr. Beline’s practice focuses on advising clients on all areas of import regulatory compliance and policy, trade remedies, and international trade litigation. Mr. Beline regularly appears before the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. International Trade Commission, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Court of International Trade, and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) binational panels.  Mr. Beline has also advised clients involved in the World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement process.  In addition, Mr. Beline works closely with clients in matters involving U.S. Customs and Border Protection including tariff classification, valuation, and drawback claims. Mr. Beline has represented a broad array of clients in these areas including handling compliance and enforcement matters.

Mr. Beline works with companies from a diverse spectrum of industry sectors including consumer electronics, construction equipment, steel, fabricated metals, chemicals, and textiles.  He has prosecuted and defended trade actions involving various companies with manufacturing in the United States and abroad.  Mr. Beline also has experience litigating trade issues in bankruptcy law and reverse Qui Tam actions.

Mr. Beline has been appointed by the chief judge of the U.S. Court of International Trade to serve as a member of the Court’s Rules Advisory Committee. Mr. Beline has also appeared as a speaker on international trade topics.

Prior to joining Cassidy Levy Kent, Mr. Beline was an attorney with the Office of the Chief Counsel for Enforcement and Compliance (formerly Import Administration) at the U.S. Department of Commerce.


Allison Hollander is an International Trade Specialist in Cassidy Levy Kent’s Washington DC Office.  Ms. Hollander works with attorneys and economists on antidumping, countervailing duty, and safeguard proceedings on behalf of clients in the United States and elsewhere around the world. In her three years with Cassidy Levy Kent, she has participated in cases spanning a diverse set of industries and co-authored an article on Court of International Trade decisions for the Georgetown Journal of International Law.

Allison moved to Washington DC from Austin, where she studied Economics and International Relations at the University of Texas.



Attendees are invited to bring their own lunch.
Preregistration recommended due to limited space of 20.


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