Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Do Bad Customs Facts Make Bad Customs Precedent?

On May 19, 2008, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in United States v. Ressam.  The facts are set out one of the worst case scenarios - Ahmed Ressam attempted to enter the United States with explosives in...

Security + Trade = Higher Consumer Costs

The U.S. nomination/presidential campaigns have placed trade under the spotlight.  However, the debates and one-liners have not yet highlighted the relationship between security and trade and the effect on U.S. consumer...