Hazards Related to Shipwrecks

  • September 01, 2015

The CBA responds to Transport Canada’s discussion paper on the proposed Canadian legislative regime for the remediation of hazards related to shipwrecks and discusses issues of liability.

Insolvency Law, Insurance Law, Maritime Law

Canadian Register of Vessels

  • March 30, 2015

The CBA Maritime Law Section makes a series of recommendations to Transport Canada to improve the efficiency and certainty in the Canadian Register of Vessels and the Small Vessel Registry (commercial).

Maritime Law

Federal Court of Canada Prothonotaries

  • February 18, 2015

The CBA articulates support for the retention of prothonotaries as important decision-makers in the Federal Court.

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Civil Litigation and 5 more..., Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Immigration Law, Intellectual Property, Labour & Employment, Maritime Law

Bill C-3 — Safeguarding Canada's Seas and Skies Act

  • January 30, 2014

The CBA finds amendments to the Marine Liability Act in Bill C-3 premature. As we previously advised, the HNS Convention should only be implemented with significant international support to ensure uniformity of maritime law.

Air & Space Law, Maritime Law, Military Law