Labrador-Island Link General Partner Corporation v. Panalpina Inc., 2019 FC 740, 2020 FCA 36

In Limitation Periods in Maritime Law on (Updated )

Précis: The Federal Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal of a decision of the Federal Court which found that a claim brought against a freight forwarder and preforming carrier was subject to a 9 month limitation period and therefore time barred.

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Vandenburg v. Randy Houston International, [2002] O.J. No. 485

In Carriage of Goods by Sea on (Updated )

The Plaintiff hired the Defendant to ship her goods from Toronto to Nigeria. Based on representations made by the Defendant, she understood that it was experienced in the shipment of such goods. The Plaintiff travelled to Nigeria but her goods never arrived. She claimed against the Defendant for the return of the freight she had paid and for her expenses. …

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