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T. Spence Chubb is a Special Counsel with the law firm of WilmerHale in Washington, D.C.  Spence joined the firm in 2010 after leaving his long-time post at the U.S. International Trade Commission.  From 1989 to 2010, Spence served as a Supervisory Attorney in the Office of Unfair Import Investigations (“OUII”) at the ITC, where he handled litigation involving  patent, trademark, trade secret, and unfair competition claims under Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 and supervised Commission investigative attorneys.  Spence served as a Commission Investigative Attorney from 1986 to 1989.  During his time with the ITC, Spence participated in more than 85 trials and 186 cases.

Spence spoke recently to ITC 337 Law Blog.


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Jun
04
ALJ Theodore R. Essex spoke recently to ITC 337 Law Blog.  The answers he has provided here are strictly his own, and do not represent the position of the ITC or any other member of it.

What interested you in becoming an ALJ at the ITC?


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Mar
10
Lou Mastriani is a founding partner of Adduci Mastriani & Schaumberg, LLP, an international trade law firm based in Washington, DC with one of the largest and top-ranked Section 337 practices in the United States.  For nearly thirty years, Lou has been in private practice representing both U.S. and foreign-based companies in connection with international trade regulation issues.  Lou has participated in nearly 80 Section 337 cases before the ITC.

In addition to litigating Section 337 investigations and disputes in federal district court, Lou has handled a number of antidumping and countervailing duty cases and has argued cases before the Court of International Trade and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.  He also was appointed by the U.S. Trade Representative to serve as both a panelist and chairman on bi-national panels convened pursuant to the North American Free Trade Agreement.


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Sep
03
Dave Foster, a member of the law firm of Miller & Chevalier, recently shared his insights concerning Section 337 practice at the ITC with the ITC 337 Law Blog. 

Dave practices in Miller & Chevalier’s International Trade Department.  From 1973 to 1977, Dave served in the General Counsel’s office and the Chairman’s office of the U.S. International Trade Commission (“ITC”).  From 1977-1981, he served as the International Trade Counsel for the U.S. Senate Finance Committee.  For the last twenty-eight years, Dave has been in private practice, principally representing both U.S. and foreign-based companies in Section 337 cases.  He was involved at the ITC with the rewriting of Section 337 into its current form in the Trade Act of 1974, chaired the ITC committee that prepared the initial implementing regulations, oversaw the statute while on the Finance Committee Staff, and has represented parties in over 60 Section 337 cases while in private practice.   Dave spoke recently to ITC 337 Law Blog.


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