Posted by: mulrickillion | January 10, 2012

WTO | 2011 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, EU informs WTO of its implementation of Airbus rulings

WTO: 2011 NEWS ITEMS

19 December 2011

DISPUTE SETTLEMENT

EU informs WTO of its implementation of Airbus rulings

At the meeting of the Dispute Settlement Body on 19 December 2011, the EU announced it had taken all appropriate steps to implement the Airbus rulings. The US challenged the EU’s claims.

Implementation of the recommendations of the DSB

DS316: European Communities and Certain Member States — measures affecting trade in large civil aircraft

On 1 June 2011, the DSB adopted the Panel and Appellate Body reports (WT/DS316/R and WT/DS316/AB/R) which examined the EU’s subsidies to its civil aircraft industry. 

According to Article 7.9 of the Subsidies and Countervailing Measures (SCM) Agreement, the EU had until 1 December 2011 to implement the DSB ruling. On 1 December 2011, the EU issued a communication (WT/DS316/17) referring to the implementation of the DSB recommendation. . . .

WTO | 2011 News items – Dispute Settlement Body, Summary of the meeting, 19 December 2011

>>Proposed items for consideration at the DSB: http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news11_e/dsb_agenda_19dec11_e.htm

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