Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

More Anti-Trust Activity

An anti-trust class-action lawsuit has been filed against carriers in the Puerto Rico trade and is in addition to a Justice Dept. on-going investigation. The lawsuit was filed naming Century Packing Corp. as the plaintiff. ...

TWIC Deadline Changes

DHS has just announced that persons needing unescorted port access to obtain their Transportation Worker Identification Credential will have until April 15, 2009, rather than Sept. 25, 2008 as originally announced. Nonetheless,...

REACH Registration Opens

The EU's new chemical directive is getting ready to seriously impact American exporters. Called REACH, which stands for Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical, the pre-registration process opens in...

Update re ITAR Licenses

On April 28, 2008, the U.S. Dept. of State's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) posted an update on its website regarding the documentation required to support license applications under the International Traffic in...

First CAFTA Labor Complaint Filed - Against Guatemala

In the CAFTA, there are provisions which guarantee certain labor and environmental conditions. Specifically, CAFTA anticipates the member countries will require effective enforcement of labor rights, backed by significant fines....