Abitibi-Price Sales v. C.V. The "Bontegracht", 1998 CanLII 8562

In Admiralty Practice, In Rem Actions and Arrest on (Updated )

This was an appeal from a decision of a Prothonotary. The Statement of Claim had been issued on July 11, 1997. On August 14, 1998, after the Statement of Claim had expired, the Plaintiff obtained a Warrant of Arrest and threatened to arrest the "Bontegracht" at Baie Comeau, Quebec. The Defendants provided a letter of undertaking to prevent the arrest. …

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