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Tag Archives: Marine Liability Act

Damages limited but not covered in Telus v Peracomo

The odyssey of Peracomo Inc. v. TELUS Communications has finally come to an end with the release of a Supreme Court of Canada decision partially reversing the lower court findings. Readers may recall that this case began when Réal Vallée, a fisher … Continue reading

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Lost at Sea: Punitive and Aggravated Damages under the Athens Convention

On 22 March 2006, the Queen of the North grounded on Gil Island in Wright Sound, approximately 135km south of Prince Rupert, British Columbia. Rescue efforts failed to recover a number of passengers, and the relatives of these unfortunate victims … Continue reading

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