Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Canada Needs to Finish Its Legislative Process in Order to Ratify the ISCID Convention

Canada has been slow to join the ranks of signatories to the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).    There is a long list of developed, developing and least developed countries...

Canadian Tire Wins Appeal of Unfavourable CBSA Advance Ruling

On November 2, 2007, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) issued its decision and reasons in Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. v. the President of the Canada Border Services Agency.  This decision is not...

Is It Time to Ask Canada to Lower Import Tariffs

Canada's Globe & Mail newspaper reports today that on November 21, 2007, the Retail Council of Canada told a Parliamentary Committee that Canadian prices are higher because Canada imposes higher import tariffs on certain offshore...

Canada's CITT To Conduct an Investigation Whether to Remove Tariffs on Polyester Tuxedo Facing

On November 21, 2007, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) announced that it was conducting an investigation into the appropriateness of reducing or removing the customs duty on importations from all countries...

The Importance of Interveners - Government Procurement Bid Challenger Won the Case, But Was Awarded No Remedy

On November 21, 2007, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) published a decision it issued on November 2, 2007 and provided a corrigendum on November 15, 2007.  In TPG Technology Consulting Limited v. Public Works...