Cross-Border

Ukraine ripe for Canadian business expansion

Businesses seeking to expand into Europe should look at opportunities afforded by Canada's special relationship with Ukraine, says Toronto charities and intellectual property lawyer Taras Kulish. Read more

Proactive tax planning a must for athletes on both sides of the Canada-U.S. border

Professional athletes plying their trade in both the United States and Canada need to get an early start on maximizing the tax efficiency of their affairs, says Oakville-based U.S. tax attorney Alexey Manasuev. Read more

Huberman: TPP agreement much needed

Details of the massive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement text have been publicly released and, within it, the federal government sets out “laudable and praiseworthy objectives,” Toronto business lawyer, litigator and arbitrator Marvin J. Huberman tells Legal Feeds . Read more

Differences between U.S., Canadian transaction documents

Canadian lawyers engaged in cross-border mergers, acquisitions and divestitures are often presented with transaction documents drafted by American lawyers — documents which have important and often subtle differences, writes Toronto business lawyer Bill Northcote in The Lawyers Weekly . Read more