Posted by on Nov 7, 2016

Michael Woods will beparticipating in the second Inter-Tribal Trade Investment Organization (IITIO) Conference (November 11-12) hosted by the Faculty of Law at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops British Columbia. He will be speaking on a panel chaired Ontario’s Minister of Indigenous Affairs and Reconciliation on the topic of “Mechanisms for the Implementation of International Trade.  Michael will address the implications of Canada’s investment treaties and NAFTA Chapter 11 as recent Federal Court and Supreme Court of Canada rulings.  He will also chair a panel with Government of Canada and United States officials on government trade programs and the potential for future for inter-tribal trade missions.  For more details see the conference agenda.