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McCarthy Tétrault partner John Boscariol appointed to lead ABA Division

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September 6, 2013

LAWYER(S) MENTIONED

John W. Boscariol




Toronto, September 6, 2013 — McCarthy Tétrault congratulates partner John Boscariol, head of the firm’s International Trade & Investment Law Group, on his recent appointment with the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of International Law. Mr. Boscariol will be serving as Chair of the Public International Law Division overseeing Committees of international interest, including anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, corporate social responsibility, human rights and refugee law.

McCarthy Tétrault congratulates partner John Boscariol, head of the firm’s International Trade & Investment Law Group, on his recent appointment with the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of International Law. Mr. Boscariol will be serving as Chair of the Public International Law Division overseeing Committees of international interest, including anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, corporate social responsibility, human rights and refugee law.

Mr. Boscariol is no stranger to the ABA and has been involved in its activities for over 15 years. He has held a number of leadership roles, including as Co-Chair of the Export Controls and Economic Sanctions Committee and as Co-Chair of the Canada Committee. He has also been active in Canadian bar associations, including serving as Chair of the Ontario Bar Association International Law Section and currently as a member of the Canadian Bar Association’s Joint Committee on Anti-Corruption.

Mr. Boscariol is a recognized leader in advising on laws and policy governing the cross-border trade of goods and services, transfers of technology and the protection of foreign investment. His practice focuses on enforcement and compliance matters regarding anti-corruption laws and policies, economic sanctions, export and technology transfer controls, international trade and foreign investment agreements, customs issues, trade remedies, and government contracting.

McCarthy Tétrault’s International Trade & Investment Law Group is top-ranked nationally and internationally for its expertise in all matters governing international trade and the protection of foreign investment.

The American Bar Association is one of the world’s largest voluntary professional organizations, with nearly 400,000 members and more than 3,500 entities. Further information about the Section of International Law can be found on the ABA’s website.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres and in London, UK.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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