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Michael Woods of Woods, LaFortune LLP recently teamed up with  Josh Scheinert, a Toronto-based  lawyer who specializes in international investment and human rights law, on a two part series  on the TPP and the Evolution of Investor Rights. Ghislaine…

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Catherine Walsh, legal counsel at Woods, LaFortune LLP’s, article “The one thing that will guarantee you get paid in international business deals” was recently published on FITT’s Trade Ready blog, exploring some of the benefits of using letters of credit…

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Catherine Walsh, counsel to Woods, LaFortune LLP, has recently been nominated to serve on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Council on International Law (CCIL). CCIL was established in 1972 in order to promote the co-operative study and analysis of…

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Jean-Marc Clement, Counsel to Woods, LaFortune LLP, will be speaking at the 5th Canadian Forum on Export & Re-Export Compliance, which is being held on January 25-27, 2016 at the Toronto Airport Marriott. Widely regarded as the “go-to” event for industry…

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The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is still very actively examining imports of furniture for tariff classification accuracy. Why? Because there is possibly 8% to 10% in additional tariff revenue to collect. Those familiar with the Canadian Tariff…

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Change is the law of life and those who only look at the past or present are certain to miss the future.                                                                     John F. Kennedy Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Council of…

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Over the past year, international trade agreements have been an issue in Canadian news and politics, and particularly the benefits that would flow from the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (“TPP”) and from the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement…

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  by  Ghislaine Murango* and Michael Woods Having addressed sanctions in the business immigration context, we will examine the question of the overall effectiveness of sanctions.  To re-cap, economic sanctions are used by states as instruments of foreign…

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Jean-Marc Clement, Counsel to Woods, LaFortune LLP, will be a presenter at today’s Canadian Forum on Global Sanctions Compliance and Enforcement at the Hyatt Regency in Toronto. The purpose of the forum is to get a sense of how to comply with new and…

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Gordon LaFortune, Managing Partner at Woods, LaFortune LLP, has recently been highlighted by the Corporate LiveWire Legal Awards judging panel as “one to watch in 2016” in the Public Procurement legal arena. The Legal Awards winners guide, which will be…
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