Me Thierry Van Dooselaere v. Unispeed Group Inc. and SGS Supervision Services, 1997 CanLII 4764

In Carriage of Goods by Sea on (Updated )

This was an action by the Plaintiff shipper against the carrier and surveyors for excessive freight charges. The Plaintiff negotiated a freight rate for 1486 metric tonnes of creosoted poles. During the course of loading the poles it was discovered that the cargo occupied more space than anticipated and the carrier demanded additional freight which the Plaintiff was forced to …

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