Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

DO NOT Export or Ship Prohibited Goods to Lebanon

On October 19, 2007, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) issued Customs Notice CN-07-030 "Summary of the Regulations Implementing the United Nations Resolution on Lebanon", which warms exporters on an export prohibition in...

Canada's CBSA Determines Dumping of Xanthates from China is Likely if AD Order is Rescinded

On October 18, 2007, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) determined that should the AD order against Xanthates from China be rescinded, dumping is likely to resume or continue.  This decision does not surprise the...

A Complainant Alleges Bias in Government Procurement and the CITT Awards Costs Against the Complainant

The case of Valcom Consulting Group Inc. (see CITT File Number PR-2007-007) is a good example of why Complainants should be careful when filing a government procurement bid challenge on the basis of bias.  On April 16,...

USTR Rejects Section 301 Case Against Canadian Film Production Incentives

On October 19, 2007, the USTR announced that it had rejected the Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 case against the Canadian film industry.  To read the USTR notice, please click on the following link -...