Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Canada's Trade Minister Personally Delivering Friendly Message to China

Canada's Minister of International Trade is in China on a trade mission.   Minister Stockwell Day said "I am here [in China] to demonstrate that Canada views China as a key economic partner."

The focus is on two-way...

Quotes of the Week

John Manely has said "The siren call of protectionism has grown louder as the economy has deteriorated and Canada's vital interests are at risk."

Derek Burney said "The border imposes annual costs of $15 billion to $20 billion...

April 2009 G20 Declaration and Trade

What did the G20 leaders say about trade in the April 2009 London G20 Declaration?  Not much that can be relied upon.

Some of the critical languange in the April 2009 London Declaration "Global Plan for Recovery and...