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Prince Edward Island v. Summerside Seafood, 2006 PESCAD 11

In Fish Cases, Fisheries Practice, Judicial Review/Crown Liability on (Updated )

This case involved a fish processing plant that was refused a fish processing licence from the Provincial Minister of Fisheries because of its alleged indebtedness to the Provincial Government arising from a loan guarantee. The fish processor commenced a judicial review proceeding against the Government and its officials and then obtained an interim declaration that the fish processor had a …

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