More Marine Ltd. v. The "Western King", 2009 BCSC 504

In Admiralty Practice, Costs and Security for Costs on (Updated )

In this matter the plaintiff made an offer to settle and the defendants subsequently made a number of counter-offers, none of which were accepted. The defendants then purported to accept the plaintiff’s first offer. The issue was whether the counter-offers extinguished the plaintiff’s initial offer. The Court held that Rule 37B of the British Columbia Supreme Court Rules (which merely …

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