Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

WTO Establishes Panel to Hear Canada's Challenge of South Korean Import Ban on Beef

On August 31, 2009, the WTO agreed to establish a dispute settlement panel to consider Canada's challenge against South Korea's ongoing import ban against Canadian beef.

The establishment of the panel follows more than six years...

U.S. Trade Picture in 2009

I saw this posted on Twitter by @KORUSCoalition:


Source is U.S. Census Bureau: Foreign Trade Statistics

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Canadian Companies with U.S. Subsidiaries Need to Watch FCPA Developments

On July 31, 2009, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) issued a notice that it has filed a settled enforcement against Nature’s Sunshine Products Inc. with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act alleging...