These summaries of recent Fisheries law cases are prepared by Brad Caldwell of Caldwell & Co.,  401-815 Hornby Street, Vancouver, B.C., V6Z 2E6. Telephone (604) 689-8894,  E-mail: brad@marine-law.ca. Papers related to Fisheries law and additional groupings of Fisheries law cases by sub-topic can be obtained at the full version of the website.

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Greyhound Canada Transportation Corp. v. Brzozowski, 2000 BCCA 360

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This case involved section 10 of the British Columbia Workers Compensation Act which bars civil actions arising from injuries occurring during the course of employment. In this case, at the time of the injury, the plaintiffs were going home from Prince Rupert (a fishing port on the north coast of British Columbia) on a regularly scheduled bus which they paid …

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