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SolarWorld trade lawyer discusses petition to tariff Chinese solar imports

Is China illegally subsidizing its solar industry to weaken competition from the United States? During today's OnPoint, Timothy Brightbill, a partner at Wiley Rein and the lead trade lawyer on SolarWorld's case against Chinese manufacturers, discusses his client's petition to the Obama administration to impose a tariff on solar imports from China. Brightbill explains why he believes the United States' solar industry is weakened by China's products, which are rapidly decreasing in price.