Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Draft of Intellectual Property Chapter of Canada-EU CETA Different Than Other FTAs

Michael Geist has posted an excellent summary of the proposed intellectual property chapter of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement under negotiation. For a copy of his blog article, please go to the following...

Canada Border Services Agency Commences Reinvestigation of Normal Values re Steel Plate

On March 23, 2010, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) initiated a re-investigation to update the normal values and export prices respecting certain steel plate originating in or exported from the People's Republic of China,...

Canada Border Services Agency Concludes Reinvestigation of Normal Values & Export Prices of Copper Pipe Fittings

On April 1, 2010 the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded its reinvestigation of the normal values and export prices of certain cast and wrot copper pipe fittings from the United States of America, Korea and China....

British Columbia Starts Process to Pass HST Legislation

On March 30, 2010, the Government of British Columbia tabled Bill 9 - 2010, which is legislation to implement harmonized sales tax (HST) into B.C. law and wind down the British Columbia social services tax (BCSST) and hotel room...

Some News on the Canada-EU CETA Negotiations - Ontario Is the Problem Child

Doug Saunders has written an article in Canada's Globe and Mail newspaper entitled "Ontario foot-dragging imperils Canada-EU trade pact, officials say", which appeared on March 31, 2010. Please go to the following link -...