Technical barriers to trade and sanitary & phytosanitary measures

imageAt our firm, we understand the importance of technical barriers to trade and sanitary & phytosanitary measures in the global trade arena. These measures, while put in place to protect public health and safety, can also act as non-tariff barriers to trade, hindering the ability of businesses to access foreign markets.

Our team of experts in international trade law has extensive experience in providing legal advice and representation in matters related to the Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT Agreement) and the Agreement on Sanitary & Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Agreement) under the World Trade Organization (WTO). We also have experience in providing legal advise and representation for TBT and SPS measures under regional trade agreements.

We assist our clients in navigating the complexities of TBT and SPS measures, including compliance with relevant regulations, and representation in disputes arising from such measures. Our team is well-versed in the technical aspects of TBT and SPS measures, and is able to provide comprehensive advice on how to comply with such measures while minimizing the impact on our clients' business operations.

We also provide litigation services to defend or eliminate TBT and SPS measures that our clients believe to be unjustified or discriminatory. Our team has a successful track record of representing clients in disputes related to TBT and SPS measures, both in domestic and international forums.

Whether you are a business looking to expand into new markets or a government seeking to defend your TBT and SPS measures, our firm is well-equipped to provide the legal support you need to succeed in today's global marketplace.

Our services in this area include:

- Providing legal advice on compliance with regional trade agreements and with the TBT Agreement and SPS Agreement
- Representing clients in disputes related to TBT and SPS measures
- Assisting clients in defending or challenging TBT and SPS measures
Advising on the impact of TBT and SPS measures on trade and investment

If you have any questions or need assistance with a TBT or SPS matter, please don't hesitate to contact us. Our team is ready to provide you with the legal guidance and support you need.
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  • Aerospace
  • Steel, aluminium and other metals
  • Processed and agricultural products