Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



Buy American Update

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the Recovery Act) has caused a lot of consternation and hand-wringing by American companies and our trading partners because of its Buy American provisions, but is that concern...

Aggressive Intellectual Property Enforcement

It has long been the case that U.S. Customs and Border Protection will stop an import shipment if there is a question about what license rights the importer holds. The same is true with exports. Now, however, we are...

Fusion Forming at ICE?

We have heard a lot about fusion centers in the context of immigration issues, wherein government at all levels communicates and coordinates its efforts. It would appear that cooperative spirit is spreading.

In a February 19,...

Social Media Postings Lead to Liability?

Does your company maintain a website or blog? Do you allow your employees to blog? Can those postings lead to liability? Every form of website posting is a form of advertising. Does your company have a policy about what can and...