Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



The Canadian Government is Considering Harmonization of GST/HST Again

The rumour mill is turning that the Government of Canada may be preparing a plan to harmonize the federal goods and services tax (also known as harmonized sales tax in some provinces) (a value-added tax) with the unharmonized...

Canada's CITT To Conduct an Investigation Whether to Remove Tariffs on Textures Polypropylene Multifilament Yarn

On October 18, 2007, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT)announced that it was conducting an investigation into the appropriateness of reducing or remiving the customs duty on importantions from all countries of...

Canada's CITT Decides to Conduct Bid Challenge Inquiry into Procurement of Machinery and Tools

On October 16, 2007, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) decided to conduct a bid challenge inquiry into a government procurement bid challenge filed by Tenaquip Limited.  Tenaquip has alleged that...