Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

New U.S. China-Specific Safeguard Case / Market Disruption Case Against Chinese Tires

On June 18, 2009, the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) announced its determination in a section 421 case that imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China had surged and were causing...

U.S. is Increasing Harbor Mainenance Fee A Lot

On May 12, 2009, the U.S. Congress introduced a bill "To establish a National Goods Movement Improvement Fund to provide funding for infrastructure projects that will improve the movement of goods, mitigate environmental damage...

U.S. Calls Canada Protectionist and Threatens WTO Case Over Flavoured Tobacco Ban Aimed at Protecting Kids

Bill C-32 "An Act to Amend the Tobacco Act" has caused Washington to threaten WTO action. Please go to the following link for a copy of the Bill C-32, as passed by the House of Commons on June 17, 2009 -...

Canada Passes Implementing Legislation for Canada-Peru FTA

On June 18, 2009, Canada passed the implementing legislation for the Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (FTA), Labour Cooperation Agreement (LCA), and Agreement on the Environment (EA).  These agreements have been adopted...