Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Softwood Lumber Still in the Headlines

In August, 2008, a bid by a Canadian softwood lumber company, Tembec, to vacate a NAFTA Chapter 11 cost award was dismissed by a United States District Court. This was the second request by Tembec to the United States District...

Canada's NDP Borrow From Obama - Pledging to Renegotiate NAFTA

NDP Leader, Jack Layton, has said that if the New Democratic Party win the election, they will renegotiate the labour and environmental provisions of NAFTA.  This should not surprise anyone who is familiar with the...

China Files WTO Request for Consultations Against United States for AD/CVD Orders

On September 19, 2008, =tThe Government of China has filed requests for consultation against the united States in respect of the Department of Commerce's dumping and subsidization decisions in the following cases:

Pipe and...