Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



Malaysia Imposes 5% Tax on Production Services

Malaysia’ has imposed a five percent tax on production services in the country.  This new imposition may result in production companies selecting alternative Asian countries for production services.  This is not a good...

Laptop Searches Editorial in Los Angeles Times

Laptop searches at the border is a topic that I frequently write about on this blog.  The following article appears as a editorial in the Los Angeles Times on September 29, 2008:...

Canadian Truckers Should Know that the U.S. Will Start to Enforce APHIS on September 30, 2008

Starting on September 30, 2008, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will begin to monitor transit movements of agricultural commodities going across the border from Canada to the United States. The new development arises as a...

Will The $700 Billion Bailout Be Argued to Be A Countervailable Subsidy?

As the U.S. moves towards approving the $700 Billion bailout of Wall Street, lawyers from outside the U.S. may be asking whether the bailout gives rise to a countervailable subsidy.  If it was Canada bailing out Bay Street...