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Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

More Alcohol Trade Wars at WTO - This Time Involves EU and Philippines

On July 29, 2009,  the European Union announced it filed a request for consultations at the WTO against the Philippines over what the EU claims are excessively high duties imposed on imports of EU distilled spirits...

Government Procurement Bid Challenge Deadlines Require Careful Attention

On July 22, 2009, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) made its decision in PR-2009-002 SIVA & ASSOCIATES v. Canada and determined that SIVA did not file its government procurement bid challenge within the 10 day...

Canadian International Trade Tribinal Orders Termination of AD/CVD Duties Against Stainless Steel Wire

On July 29, 2009, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal issued a finding that the dumping of stainless steel wire from Korea, Switzerland and the United States, and the subsidizing of stainless steel wire from India were...

Canada Border Services Agency Commences Reinvestigation of Subsidies of Refined Sugar from the EU

On July 27, 2009, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated a re-investigation respecting the amounts of subsidy of refined sugar, refined from sugar cane or sugar beets, in granulated, liquid and powdered form,...

Canadian Government Shows Symbolic Support for Women's Rights

Trade Lawyers Blog rarely comments on human rights laws. I have an opportunity today to point out that a representative from the Canadian Embassy in Sudan attended the trial of a Sudanese woman, Lubna Hussein, who is on trial for...