Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Canadian NGOs and Labour Rights Groups Ask RCMP to Investigation Blackfire Exploration for Bribery of Foreign Official

In March 2010, MiningWatch Canada and a coalition of Canadian non-governmental organizations and labour rights groups asked the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Anti-Corruption Unit (RCMP-AICU) to investigate Blackfire Exploration...

In-House Legal Counsel May Be Wise to Pass Iran Sanctions Questions to Outside Lawyers

There is a debate concerning the provision of legal advice to circumvent economic sanctions laws that raises concerns in the United States among both in-house counsel and outside counsel. With the new export controls and economic...

Canada Imposes New Export Controls & Economic Sanctions Against Iran Affecting the Oil & Gas Industry

Any business in Canada's oil & gas sector who were/are doing business with Iran needs to look at the new rules as the landscape has changed dramatically. In June/July 2010, the Government of Canada promulgated the following...