NHM Internatinal Inc. v. F.C. Yachts Ltd. et al., 2003 FCT 373 (CanLII)

In Admiralty Practice, In Rem Actions and Arrest on (Updated )

This matter concerned a dispute over the construction of a vessel. The Defendant had agreed to construct the vessel for a fixed price and progress payments were made by the Plaintiff during the course of construction. The vessel was, however, not completed on time and the Plaintiff went into possession as mortgagee under a builder’s mortgage. The Plaintiff also arrested …

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Jean v. The "Capitaine Duval", 1998 CanLII 8435

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This was a motion for solicitor client costs. The applicants had been successful in a prior motion to strike the Statement of Claim on the grounds that it was outside the jurisdiction of the court. The motions judge granted increased costs in the amount of $20,000.00. The motions judge said he was satisfied that there had been misconduct on the …

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