FATCA IGA lawsuit filed by Vancouver Constitutional Litigator Joseph Arvay on 11 August 2014 in Canada Federal Court.
John Richards, ADCS-ADSC legal counsel and Co-Chair tells us that “A revolution among long-term overseas residents is now underway.
“Freedom has many difficulties and democracy is not perfect, but we have never had to put up a wall to keep our people in to prevent them from leaving us.”
(President John F. Kennedy speaking at the Berlin Wall, 1963)
See the Claims and Press Release. Le 11 août 2014, les deux plaignantes, Ginny et Gwen, ont engagé une poursuite à la Cour fédérale du Canada contre le gouvernement du Canada et l’entente intergouvernementale FATCA.
UPDATE October 21, 2014
–We need $1,111 MORE IN 10 DAYS to make the November 1 payment for the legal expenses for Ginny and Gwen’s Canadian FATCA IGA lawsuit.
[Wow! This morning our first donation from South Korea!]
This October 31 fundraising round has been very successful but is not quite over yet. Please keep that good momentum going.
Vous pouvez donner n’importe quel montant. Vos dons de $ 25 sont utiles.
The cost of litigation for the first trial, which will be vigorously defended by the Government of Canada, is very expensive: approximately $1000/day for legal bills due on November 1, 2014 and February 1, May 1, and August 1, 2015.
Please support our lawsuit.