Contributing Lawyers


Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross


Andrew Hudson

Canada Will Pursue Bilateral and Regional Trading Arrangements if Doha Round Ends

Canada's Minister of International Trade announced that Canada would pursue bilateral and regional trading agreements while waiting for multi-lateral discussions to restart.  Minister Fortier stated:

"Despite the impasse,...

Not Ready to Compromise: WTO July Talks End Without Convergence

The “Doha Round” of multilateral trade talks at the World Trade Organization lapsed back into limbo on July 29, 2008 as an informal meeting of Ministers did not end in the acceptance of the compromise "package of elements".