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Trade Sanctions

Google Could Face Fines For Squeezing Out Rivals In Europe

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 04.29.2016 | Technology

BRUSSELS - Google is likely to face its first European Union antitrust sanction this year, with little prospect of it settling a test case with the bl...

The Wrong Word Could Get You In Trouble On Venmo

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 04.26.2016 | Technology

Unless you're a drug trafficker or exotic animal smuggler, you've probably never worried about running afoul of U.S. trade law. But finding yourself ...

Bad Trade

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 02.14.2015 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

American workers aren't whining. They can compete with anyone in the world on an even playing field. But when foreign countries provide illegal subsidies, manipulate their currency, and hand no-cost land, no-interest loans and tax breaks to producers, then it's bad trade.

Protectionism Remains a Danger to Economic Recovery

Robert J. Shapiro | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics
Robert J. Shapiro

Tough times almost always raise the pressure for trade protection, and the current global economic troubles are no exception.

Iceland Won't Stop Whaling Until We Impose Sanctions

Pierce Brosnan | Posted 10.05.2011 | Green
Pierce Brosnan

When it comes to whaling, Iceland is an international outlaw. Years of global negotiations and declarations have failed utterly to end its illegal slaughter of whales. It's time to send Iceland a message it can't ignore: trade sanctions.

Groups Work to Stop Iceland's Illegal Whaling

Taryn Kiekow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Taryn Kiekow

Given Iceland's escalation in commercial whaling and trade, it is clearly time for more than words. It is time to impose trade sanctions on Iceland's illegal whaling industry.