This WTO agreement covers most U.S. export sectors and 80% of the economy.



Investment rules in NAFTA have been used to challenge state and local laws.



Electricity, natural gas, transportation fuels, RPS standards, and climate change.


Prescription Drugs

States and cities seek to protect their ability to innovative with affordable drug programs.



Can states/cities use good-wage and 'green' standards in their purchasing decisions?



History of a critical WTO services case, with implications for 'public morals'.



How do trade rules impact withdrawals, permitting, bottling, and treatment?


Trade Adjustment Assistance

Status of federal legislation that helps workers displaced by trade.


Taxation and Subsidies

The Boeing – Airbus dispute is the most complicated case facing the WTO.


Trade and Federalism

Understanding globalization’s challenge to federal systems of constitutional law.