On June 3, 2014, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) announced its preliminary determination in the countervailing duty (CVD) investigation of crystalline silicon photovoltaic products (“solar products”) from China. DOC...more
Introduction and Summary -
On January 20, 2014, the departments of State and the Treasury announced details of the United States’ plan to suspend certain sanctions against Iran pursuant to the November 24, 2013 Joint...more
On December 31, 2013, SolarWorld Industries America, Inc. (“SolarWorld”) – the U.S. subsidiary of Germany-based SolarWorld AG – filed petitions for the imposition of antidumping and countervailing duties (AD/CVDs) on...more
December 2013 will mark the first “anniversary month” of the antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) orders on Chinese-origin crystalline silicon photovoltaic (PV) cells, whether or not assembled into modules. The U.S....more
Is the Product a Medical Device?
The first consideration in bringing a medical device to market in the United States is to confirm that the product in question is actually a medical device. The U.S. Food and Drug...more
Once the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or “the agency”) has cleared or approved a medical device for marketing in the United States, there are still significant postmarketing requirements with...more