Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

GST/HST Rate Reduction to 5% on Midnight January 1, 2008

Effective midnight on January 1, 2008 (as the crystal ball finishes its drop in Times Square), the rate of Canada's federal goods and services tax (GST) will reduce from 6% to 5%.  In anticipation of the reduction and to...

Entering Canada to Study or Work - Read this Guide

On December 24, 2007, the Canada Border Services Agency issued a new Guide "Entering Canada to Study of Work".  It is a helpful reference guide that informs visitors of the rules to make entry a more pleasant...