Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Minister of Foreign Affairs Announces All International Treaties Will Be Tabled in Canada's House of Commons Before Signing

On January 28, 2008, the Minister of Foreign Affairs made the following statement in the House of Commons:

"Mr. Speaker, I wish to inform the House that we have fulfilled another election promise today. Effective immediately,...

Bill C-9 - ISCID Bill - Tabled for Third Reading on January 28, 2008

On January 28, 2008, Canadian MPs went back to work at the House of Commons after a 6 week recess.  One of the first matters was the tabling of Bill C-9 "an Act to implement the Convention on the Settlement of Investment...

Canada's Export and Import Controls Bureau Issues Notice 155 Regarding Export Controls on Exports to Burma (Myanmar)

On January 29, 2008, the Export and Import Controls Bureau (EICB) issued Notice 155 "Export Controls to Burma (Myanmar)". This notice supersedes Notice to Exporters Serial No. 100, “Export Controls to Myanmar...

Australia Planning to Trace Callers to Customs

The following article comes from "ZDNet Australia" and should raise concerns about privacy, data protection and chilling legitimate communications between individuals, compliance officers, legal advisors and other consultants and...

My Second Blog Post

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