India has filed a case with the World Trade Organization questioning the validity of U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs.
“A WTO case is a case launched by one member of the WTO against another,” said Raj Bhala, the Brennesein Distinguished Professor at the University of Kansas Law School, and a Senior Advisor at Dentons. “They’re all countries. They’re all sovereign states. Private parties are not involved. Since the WTO was born on January 1, 1995, there have been a little over 500 cases brought by one member against another.