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Garland Estate v. Garland, 2005 NLTD 140

In Contracts, Fish Cases on (Updated )

This case involved a application by the estate of a deceased partner for an accounting from the remain partner with respect to a fishing partnership. After reviewing the applicable law and the fishing assets, the court found that the property in question, including fishing licences, was partnership property , valued the property and ordered a pay out.

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