Sidmar N.V. v. Fednav International Ltd., 1996 CanLII 3989

In Limitation Periods in Maritime Law on (Updated )

This matter concerned the interpretation of various agreements to extend suit time in a carriage of goods case. The cargo was carried by sea from Belgium to Detroit and Chicago under bills of lading which provided that suit should be brought in Canada. The carrier granted suit time extensions which were conditional on any subsequent actions being filed in Detroit. …

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