Canpotex Shipping Services Limited v. Marine Petrobulk Ltd., 2018 FC 957

In Admiralty Jurisdiction on (Updated )

Précis: The Federal Court found that the sale of marine bunkers was subject to the standard terms and conditions of the defendant supplier where no objection to those terms was raised by the parties to the original Fixed Price Agreement contract, and ordered the plaintiff to pay the supplier with money held in trust, as well as the receiver of the bankrupt bunker company.

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Canpotex Shipping Services Limited v. Marine Petrobulk Ltd., 2015 FC 1108, 2017 FCA 47

In Charters of Ships, Other Practice Topics on (Updated )

Précis: The Federal Court of Appeal held that the trial Judge erred in relying upon parole evidence when interpreting bunker supply contracts and further held that the error was sufficiently serious so as to constitute an error in principle justifying review to the standard of correctness.

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The Bank of Scotland plc. v. The "Nel", [1999] 2 FC 578

In Maritime Liens, Mortgages & Priorities on (Updated )

This was an application by a shipping agent and ad hoc supplier of bunkers to recover from the sale price of the Defendant vessel the value of bunkers sold with the ship and supplied by the applicant. The supplier did not render an invoice to the ship owner when the bunkers were delivered. The supplier said it intended to recover …

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