Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

The Irony is that Harmonization May Cost the Ontario Government More

Goods and service providers and others who currently do not charge the Ontario Government ORST may have to start charging the Ontario Government the Provincial Component of the HST after harmonization.

At the present time, the...

Canada - EU Free Trade Agreement Talks to Move Forward

Canada's Globe and Mail newspaper is reporting that on April 27, 2009, the European Union endorsed plans today to open negotiations with Canada on a new free-trade pact.  The free trade talks will formally launch at an...

China Files WTO Request for Consultations on U.S. Poultry Import Restrictions

On April 17, 2009, China filed a Request for Consultations with the World Trade Organization's Dispute Settlement Body concerning U.S. measures affecting imports of poultry from China (WT/DS/392). Section 727 of the Omnibus...