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  • Commentary on Recent Tax ProposalsAugust 1, 2017

    At this point, I am chiming in like many friends and acquaintances on recent tax legislation pending in Ottawa. Realize, I make these comments as someone with a progressive socio-economic-political ideology. Earlier, my friend, Andrew Younger posted comment on the controversial, proposed federal tax … Read more »

  • Constitutional: Published Comment in Chronicle-Herald Re: Constitutionality of Liquor FeesAugust 19, 2016

    Well, although I always cringe when a news article identifies me as an “expert” (lawyers are to refrain from any such classifications, except under unique circumstances), I suppose that I have been contacted in the past to issue expert opinions on matters involving Constitutional Law (also, I spent … Read more »

  • International: Note on Bill C-21 Amendments to Customs ActJuly 21, 2016

    In mid-June, Canada’s Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness introduced Bill C-21 “an Act to amend the Customs Act.” Although the bill is a short one — in legislative terms, it carries dramatic impact on provisions to the Customs Act.  Where it is customary in my practice to focus on t … Read more »

  • Election as Chair of Greater Burnside Business AssociationMay 19, 2016

    I am pleased to acknowledge my election as the Chair of the Greater Burnside Business Association.  It is a great honor.  I look forward to working alongside the Board of Directors, and to helping the GBBA continue to grow in prominence.  I also look forward to working alongside other regional and b … Read more »

  • General: Flattering Email from a ClientMay 19, 2016

    Alright, this email — sent by a client — leaves me a bit gushing.  With the client’s explicit permission, I am republishing it, here: I love you for your close, caring help; I love you for your loyalty; I love you for your talent; you are just an amazing human being and we are so privileged  that yo … Read more »