Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Canada Signs Financial Services Agreement with China

On November 13, 2008, the Government of Canada and the Government of China signed a memorandum of understanding on financial services , which resolves some or all of the issues at the heart of a WTO case. The Memorandum of...

Canada Not Reassured By Talks with President-Elect Obama's Advisors

Some in Canada are not convinced that U.S. President-Elect Obama will act in the best interests of the North American economy.  I, for one, think that the talks of renegotiating NAFTA will lead to uncertainty, which will in...

The Canadian Defence Industry Needs the Canadian Government to Ask the Americans (Again) to Fix ITAR rules

On November 12, 2008, the Ottawa Business Journal ran an article entitled “Defence industry pushes for reform of U.S. export controls” abouts the Canadian defence industry’s desire for a flexible application of the ITAR rules...