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U.S. buyer of Canadian natural gas challenges customs fees
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 21 2010

The U.S. Court of International Trade has been asked to consider the applicability of the Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) to natural gas imported into the United States via pipeline, an issue that could make a difference of more than $10,000 per month to many importers of natural gas and possibly other commodities imported by pipeline


Canadian CFIUS acquisition denied
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 20 2008

In the United States, the use of CFIUS to prevent takeovers by foreign companies of U.S. companies has increased with notable cases such as Dubai Ports World


Canadian auto workers reach cost-cutting agreement with GM-Canada; GM faces exchange offer deadline and potential bankruptcy
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2009

Following Friday's announcement of a tentative cost-cutting deal between General Motors of Canada Limited (GM-Canada) and the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union, this evening, the CAW announced that members working at GM-Canada in Oshawa, Windsor, St. Catharines and Woodstock, Ontario have voted overwhelmingly, ratifying the deal by 86 in favor of the new collective agreement


PCI SSC highlights anticipated changes in PCI DSS and PA-DSS V3.0
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • August 26 2013

The Payment Card Industry Security Standard Council (PCI SSC) recently released a set of anticipated changes to the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI


Canada announces auto warranty program and auto supplier Accounts Receivable Insurance program
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • April 8 2009

Yesterday, the Canadian Minister of Industry Tony Clement and Minister of International Trade Stockwell Day announced the creation of the Canadian Warranty Commitment Program, which will guarantee consumer warranties on new vehicles purchased from General Motors of Canada Limited (GM-Canada) and Chrysler Canada Inc. (Chrysler-Canada), until "improved restructuring plans are put in place."


Large scale CCS project in North America
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 13 2009

A partnership between the United States and Canada could bring North America its first large scale carbon capture and storage project


Alberta bill covers CCS liability
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2010

Bill 24, the Carbon Capture and Storage Statutes Amendment Act of 2010, would see the Alberta government accepting long-term liability for carbon dioxide that is sequestered underground during CCS projects


Canada closes asset-back commercial paper funding facility
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2009

Today, Jim Flaherty, Canadian Minister of Finance, announced the official closing of a senior funding facility to restructure non-bank sponsored asset-backed commercial paper (ABCP


Economic plan released, CCS may receive funding
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • January 30 2009

Canadian Minister of Finance, Jim Flaherty, released the government's economic action plan


Canadian Minister of Finance introduces legislation to implement Canada’s Economic Action Plan
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Canada
  • February 6 2009

On Friday, Canadian Minister of Finance Jim Flaherty introduced legislation in the House of Commons to implement key elements of Canada's Economic Action Plan announced by the Finance Department two weeks ago