No strings attached: The latest expansion of the Lacey Act

posted by
January 28, 2012
Americans for Foreiture Reform
by Barbara Taylor and Peter Morris  
Posted in Commentary

"Importers of plants and plant products have good reason to be concerned about running afoul of the Lacey Act given the uncertainty created by 2008 amendments making violations of foreign law regarding plants a basis for violations under the Act. The recent saga of the Gibson Guitar Corp., maker of the iconic Les Paul guitar, has only confirmed that such concern is well-founded." (01/26/12)  


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