Readers are urged to consult CanLii for updates to the cases digested on this site.

Burnell v. Canada (Minister of Fisheries and Oceans), 2014 BCSC 2014

In Fish Cases, Fisheries Practice on (Updated )

This case involved a class action by a group of halibut fishers against the Minister of Fisheries alleging that the halibut management scheme that held back 10 per cent of the halibut quota and assigned it to the Pacific Halibut Management Society was illegal and that it cost the fishers more to access the quota than it had under the …

Full Summary