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Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Lobbying to Ottawa Politicians and Bureacrats 101

This blog posting comes from Keith (“Cameron”) Cameron of Lang Michener’s Ottawa office. He knows more about lobbying than most lawyers and, his Ottawa location provides him with access to the Prime Minister’s office and the...

There They Go Again - U.S. Auto Protectionism at its Worst

Senators Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) announced that they plan to introduce an amendment to the Senate stimulus package that would help American automakers sell their cars, while also taking older, less...

Amendments to Canada's Sanctions Against Liberia and Lebanon

On January 29, 2009 the Regulations Amending the United Nations Liberia Regulations and the Regulations Implementing the United Nations Resolution on Lebanon came into effect. Canada imposes economic sanctions against Liberia and...

Canada and Brazil Signed a Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation Agreement

We are late to report that on November 17, 2008, Canada and Brazil signed the Canada-Brazil Framework Agreement for Cooperation on Science, Technology and Innovation. This is a step in the right direction - increasing trade...

Canada Concluded Investment Treaty Negotiations with Madagascar

Canada and Madagascar concluded negotiations for a Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) in August 2008. This bilateral FIPA will enhance Canadian investors’ confidence when considering investment...

HURRY- -February 12, 2009 Deadline for Air Cargo Settlement Claims

In poor economic times, make sure you knw whether you are entitled to claim settlement monies and file your claim on time. This is an opportunity for Canadian companies and other companies which have shipped goods by air.