Newsletter > July 2004
Ferroequus Railway Co. v. Canadian National Railway Co.  2 F.C.R. 42 (Fed. C.A.): The Canadian Transportation Agency rejected an application under s. 138(1) of the Canada Transportation Act for an order authorizing Ferroequus to operatore over portions of a CN track. Held: The Agency’s discretion to grant running rights was limited only by the requirement to have regard to public interest, which it did in coming to its decision.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce v. “Le Chêne No. 1” (The),  1 F.C.R. 120 (Fed. T.D.): A chief engineer’s claim for wrongful dismissal created a maritime lien for wages.
This newsletter is published to keep our clients and friends informed of new and important legal developments. It is intended for information purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. You should not act or fail to act on anything based on any of the material contained herein without first consulting with a lawyer. The reading, sending or receiving of information from or via the newsletter does not create a lawyer-client relationship. Unless otherwise noted, all content on this newsletter (the “Content”) including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, and written and other materials are copyrights, trade-marks and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by Fernandes Hearn LLP. The Content may not be otherwise used, reproduced, broadcast, published,or retransmitted without the prior written permission of Fernandes Hearn LLP.
Request An Appointment
Subscribe to our newsletter "The Navigator"
Fernandes Hearn LLP
155 University Avenue, Suite 700, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 3B7
Telephone: 416-203-9500 | Fax: 416-203-9444 | E-mail:
A proud Canadian law firm specializing in Transportation, Insurance, Trade, Technology and Commercial Law.