David Toyoda is an associate counsel at Boughton Law Corporation. He graduated from the University of British Columbia with a bachelor of laws and a bachelor of commerce degree with honours. Mr. Toyoda has taught numerous courses for the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC and the TSX Venture Exchange and is a past chair of the securities law subsection of the Canadian Bar Association (BC Branch). He has participated in international securities transactions, including cross-border financings for US public companies in Canada, and in establishing US markets for Canadian public companies. Mr. Toyoda has been teaching securities-related courses at SFU since 1994.