The Federal Court of Appeal rendered a decision on December 12, 2008 which will be of particular interest for ship suppliers, ship chandlers and repairers as well as banks issuing ship mortgages. The three appellants, suppliers of bunkers, were successfully represented by Peter G. Pamel and Jean-Marie Fontaine of our Montreal office.

type Mari-TIMES ALERT - January 2009 - Court of Appeal Okays Suppliers’ US Maritime Lien