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New 2018 Investment Canada Act Threshold for State-Owned Enterprise WTO Investments
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 15 2018

The pre-closing review threshold for direct acquisitions of Canadian businesses by non-Canadian, WTO investors that are state-owned for 2018 has


NAFTA Renegotiations: Will changes to environmental and labour standards be “very difficult”?
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • USA, Mexico, Canada
  • September 26 2017

On August 27, President Trump tweeted that both Canada and Mexico were being "very difficult" during the ongoing renegotiations of the North American


Investment Canada Act Review Threshold Increases to C$800 Million
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 24 2017

Today the pre-closing review threshold that applies to most direct acquisitions of Canadian businesses by non-Canadian, non-state owned investors


Canada implements expanded WTO agreement eliminating tariffs on certain high tech products
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • August 4 2016

In December 2015, over 50 WTO members, including Canada, gathered at the Nairobi Ministerial Conference, and agreed to the expansion of the


Not COOLing down, update: Canada set to impose 100 percent surtax on U.S. imports
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 20 2015

We previously wrote that an upcoming decision of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) regarding country-of-origin labelling


Not COOLing down: U.S..-Canada trade dispute over country-of-origin labelling requirements
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • May 8 2015

Canadian retailers and manufacturers in the food and beverage space should be aware of the upcoming decision of the Appellate Body of the World Trade


New 2014 Investment Canada Act WTO review threshold
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 15 2014

Industry Canada has announced that the Investment Canada Act (Act) threshold for 2014 that applies to most direct acquisitions of Canadian businesses


Impact of the Canada-EU comprehensive economic and trade agreement on government contracting
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • December 20 2013

Each year Canadian governments purchase over $100 billion in goods and services, and the EU purchases more than $2.7 trillion annually. The Canada-EU


Canada preparing to impose a 100 surtax on imports from the United States
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • October 7 2013

The Canadian government has announced that it is considering the application of a 100 retaliatory surtax on selected goods imported from the


Canada joins negotiations for agreement on international trade in services
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2013

Canada has joined 20 other World Trade Organization (WTO) members, including the European Union, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Turkey and the United