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Attitude adjustment: U.S. politics affecting Canadians crossing the border

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 @ 8:50 AM | By Elizabeth Klarin

As NAFTA negotiations near the one-year mark and Canada and the U.S. continue to push their own trade agendas, the friendly historic relationship between Canada and the U.S. appears frighteningly fragile at the moment. Many Canadians are taking a “prepare for the worst” approach to heading across the border, and some — but not all — of this caution is merited.

With the political and cultural attitude shift of the last year and a half, business lawyers should be considering immigration as an important part of...