Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



ABA Customs SubCommitee Brown Bag Program January 29 on Regulatory Changes

On January 29, 2009, the ABA, Section of International Law, Customs Subcommittee is hosting a Brown Bag lunch (you can join by telephone) on "Key Regulatory Changes During the Past Year and On the Horizon".  The...

Great Summary on U.S. - Peru Trade Promotion Agreement

Meeks, Sheppard, Leo & Pillsbury have posted a great summary of the United States - Peru Trade Promotion Agreement at the following link - www.mscustoms.com/FTA%20PERU-USA.pdf

 

Medical Student Caught and Convicted for Child Pornography on Laptop

On December 23, 2008, the Ottawa Citizen reported that Sai-Man Tang was convicted for importation of child pornography, which was found when his laptop was searched by the Canada Border Services Agency.  He was...

Have You Heard the One About the Trucker Whose Laptop Was Searched at the Canadian Border?

Laptop searches by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection have made the news.  Searches by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) are quietly occurring. William Leask, an Ontario truck driver, was convicted in Canada in...