When Donald Trump was campaigning to succeed Barack Obama as president of the United States, he promised a more aggressive approach to trade. His administration would take bold action to revitalize domestic manufacturing industries and create new jobs tied to the production of domestic goods. He singled out what he described as unfair trade practices by China, arguing for strategies to restrict imports of manufactured goods into the United States. He announced plans to increase tariffs dramatically and impose other restrictions on Chinese trade and investment in the U.S.
Mike Margolis is partner at Blank Rome LLP. He heads up Blank Rome’s team serving Chinese businesses and entrepreneurs operating in the United States. With more than 30 years of legal experience, Margolis spent the past 13 years focused on advising and representing companies and business owners from the Greater China Area. He is a frequent speaker and commentator on Chinese investment trends and the special challenges facing Chinese companies doing business in the United States.
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