Laurentian Pilotage Authority v. Techno Navigation Ltee., 998 CanLII 7968

In Tug and Tow on (Updated )

The issue in this case was whether a tug and barge combination are exempt from the pilotage requirement imposed by the Laurentian Pilotage Authority Regulations passed pursuant to the Pilotage Act. At trial, the judge considered the regulations were "vague and imprecise" and held that both the tug and barge were exempt. On appeal, however, the Court of Appeal held …

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