Hearing: WTO Compliance and Sectoral Issues

Hearing Transcript: 

January 18, 2002



Room 124 Senate Dirksen Building

1st & Constitution Ave., NE
Washington, D.C. 20510

AGENDA

Panel I WTO Commitments and Compliance - (9:00 - 10:30)

  • Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., Ambassador, Deputy USTR; or Jeffery Bader, Assistant USTR, Office of the United States Trade Representative
  • William H. Lash, III, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Market Access and Compliance, Department of Commerce
  • Shaun Donnelly, Acting Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, Department of State
  • Mary T. Chambliss, Acting Administrator of Foreign Agricultural Service, Department of Agriculture (Invited)

Panel II WTO Commitments and Compliance - (10:30 - 12:00)

  • Donald C. Clarke, Professor of Law, University of Washington Law School
  • Jeffrey L. Fiedler, Consultant, FAST, AFL-CIO
  • Terence P. Stewart, Stewart and Stewart
  • Margaret M. Pearson, Associate Professor of Government and Politics, University of Maryland

Panel III Financial Services - (1:00 - 2:30)

  • David D. Hale, Global Chief Economist, Zurich Financial Services
  • William H. Overholt, Senior Fellow, Harvard University Asia Center
  • Andrew W. Shoyer, Partner; Powell, Goldstein, Frazer & Murphy

Panel IV Entertainment Industry and Intellectual Property Rights - (2:30 - 4:00)

  • Bonnie J.K. Richardson, V.P. Trade and Federal Affairs, Motion Picture Association of America
  • Larry Spiegel, President, Appledown Films, Co.
  • Eric H. Smith, President, International Intellectual Property Alliance
  • David C. Quam, General Counsel, International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition

Panel V Communications - (4:00 - 5:30)

  • Roger T. Uren, Vice President - International Affairs, Phoenix Satellite Television Limited
  • Hurst Lin, Vice President of Business Development and General Manager of North America, Sina.com
  • Stephen Hsu, CEO, SafeWeb
  • Lyric M. Hughes, President and CEO, China Online Inc
  • Laura B. Sherman, Communications Counsel, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison