Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



UK Company pays $4.2 Million to Settle FCPA Claim

On November 21, 2008, the U.S. Department of Justice issued a press release indicating that a U.K.-based company, Aibel Group Ltd., agreed to pay $4.2 Million and pled guilty to charges that it had violated the Foreign Corrupt...

Madagascar and South Korea - What does this Relationship Mean for Canada?

Last week, reports surfaced that South Korea's Daewoo Logistics said it had secured rights to plant the corn in western Madagascar and 300,000 hectares of oil palm in the east, with a long-term aim of replacing more than half the...

APEC Leaders Agree To Not Erect Trade Barriers

APEC leaders have agreed not to raise any new trade barriers for the next 12 months, a key goal of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper in his discussions here and with other world leaders over the last several weeks.

Harper...

November 25th is the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 25th is the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.  Please do your part to help the United Nations reach its goal. The General Assembly has designated 25 November as the...