Panasonic and USMCA : The Rapid Response Labor Mechanism A new dispute involving Panasonic and USMCA. On May 18, 2022, the United States —through the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR)— requested Mexico to review whether a denial of free association and collective bargaining rights is occurring at Panasonic Automotive Systems de México […]
The U.S. government activated USMCA’s Rapid Response Labor Mechanism against Teksid due to a Collective Bargaining Agreement.
The Rapid Response Mechanism This week, two events related to the USMCA’s Facility-Specific Rapid Response Mechanism (RRM) were raised against the following companies in the auto industry: Tridonex, located in Matamoros, Tamaulipas. General Motors’ Facility located in Silao, Guanajuato. Tridonex – A Rapid Response Petition Per reports, on Monday the AFL-CIO filed, in conjunction with […]
VTZ in collaboration with experts from Torres Law, DeForest Abogados, National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America, Inc., and International Compliance Professionals Association organized the Panel Discussion (Webinar) USMCA Fast Response Mechanism, which will take place on September 9, 2020, at 1:00 PM. Expert Panel The expert panel will be composed of: Olga Torres, […]
USMCA’s Labor and Trade Relevant Materials Welcome, thank you for attending the USMBA’s webinar on «Labor & Trade: Is Mexico Ready for the Labor Chapter?.» VTZ law firm has prepared the following parallel and supporting material so that you can review it during or after this event. USMCA Labor Chapter: Labor Dispute Flowchart and Other […]