USTR moves ahead with COOL appeal

USTR moves ahead with COOL appeal

Parties consulting with WTO on schedule for COOL appeal, including filing date for U.S. appellant submission.

THE U.S. Trade Representative has officially decided to appeal the World Trade Organization ruling this fall that the U.S. Department of Agriculture's mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) law is not in compliance with WTO guidelines.

A USTR spokesperson said the U.S. appealed the compliance panel reports in the COOL dispute. "Among other findings, the U.S. appeal requests reversal of the panel findings that the amended COOL measure accords i

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