International Trade and Regulatory Compliance
Sills Egsgard LLP offers a unique package of skills and experience to assist businesses engaged in domestic and international trade. We deliver focussed and cost-effective advice to both Canadian and non-Canadian firms to assist them in meeting the evolving regulatory compliance requirements that now feature prominently in international business transactions.
Our expertise enables us to provide the advice that you need in the areas of Canadian customs law, import and export controls, trade sanctions, trade remedies including anti-dumping, countervailing duty and safeguards investigations, anti-bribery, conflict minerals and government procurement.
Our civil litigation capabilities complement our trade expertise and can help to enforce your rights in any disputes that may arise.
We have considerable practical experience in advising clients on protection of foreign investments through foreign trade and investment agreements, including bilateral and multilateral investment protection treaties.
Private businesses can also benefit from our wide-ranging knowledge of the World Trade Organization agreements and their concrete application in domestic law. Similarly, our knowledge of the rights and obligations resulting from the more than 200 preferential trading agreements now in force between various countries around the world can be of great value to your company in assessing foreign market access potential for your products and services.
We can also offer trade and economic law advice to governments grappling with the development of trade and economic regimes that promote economic growth and development.
Our lawyers and consultants cumulatively have decades of experience in international trade and investment matters.
We look forward to being of service.