Rough Bay Enterprises Ltd. v. Budden et al., 2003 BCSC 1796

In Tug and Tow on (Updated )

The Plaintiff, the purchaser of a barge, sued the Defendants for negligence and breach of contract in the towage of the barge. The Plaintiff purchased the barge from the Defendant Budden for $90,000, paying a $5,000 deposit together with an initial payment of $42,500. The Defendant Budden agreed to tow the barge from Port Alberni to Campbell River with his …

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Atlantic Cement Carriers Ltd. v. Atlantic Towing Ltd., 2002 FCT 761

In Arbitration/Jurisdiction Clauses in Maritime Law on (Updated )

This was an application by a tug owner to stay proceedings commenced in the Federal Court by the owner of a barge for damages sustained because of the sinking of the barge and for an indemnity for any amounts the barge owner might be required to pay to the owner of the cargo on board the barge at the time …

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