Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



India Customs is Seizing Corporate Jets

Domain-b.com has reported today that the Indian courts have upheld seizures of corporate aircraft by India Customs.  I am copying the article in full below for those who cannot read it at the following link -...

New Concerns About Privacy at U.S. Border

On August 20, 2008, the Washington Post reported in an article entitled " Citizen's U.S. Border Crossings Tracked: Data From Checkpoints To Be kept for 15 Years" that Customs and Border Protection has been "using its system of...

U.S. Imposes New Softwood Reporting Rules for Canadian Exporters / U.S. Importers

On Tuesday, August 19, 2008, U.S. Customs and Border Protection's office of international trade (CBP) advised the trade community that importers of Canadian softwood lumber will have a 30-day grace period to implement new ...

CEO/CFO Certifications and Internal Controls

For financial periods ending on or after December 15, 2008, the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) will certify annually the effectiveness of internal controls for financial reporting...