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: Canadian Maritime Law Association Annual General Meeting & Seminar

June 16 & 17, 2016

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

Guests can now begin to call main reservations line at 1-800-943-6760 and ask for the Canadian Maritime Law Association room block. If they choose to book online they may do so by clicking here

Please register for the Annual General Meeting and the Seminar separately.

June 16: Canadian Maritime Law Association Annual General Meeting
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8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Registration

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast
9:30 – 12:00 p.m.Annual General Meeting
12:00 – 12:30 p.m.Cocktail Reception 
12:30– 2:30 p.m.Luncheon 
2:30 – 5:00 p.m.Board of Directors Meeting

June 17: Canadian Maritime Law Association Seminar
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8:15 – 9:15 a.m.

Registration

9:15 – 9:30 a.m.Opening Remarks - J. Paul M. Harquail, ACIArb, Regional Vice-President (East), CMLA - Stewart McKelvey, Saint John, N.B.
9:30 – 10:05 a.m.Wreck Removal
(Eric Machum, Metcalf & Company, Halifax, N.S.)
10:05 – 10:40 a.m.Common Exclusions in Marine Insurance Polices
(Harry Thurlow, Cox & Palmer, Halifax, N.S.)
10:40 – 10:55 a.m.Coffee Break
10:55 – 11:30 a.m.Limitation of Liability
(A. William Moreira, QC, Stewart McKelvey, Halifax, N.S.)
11:30 – 12:05 p.m.Summary of Case Law Developments
(Christopher Giaschi, Giaschi & Margolis, Vancouver, B.C.)
12:05 – 12:30 p.m.Break 
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.Lunch
2:00 – 2:35 p.m.Due Diligence Defences to Maritime Offences
(Brad Caldwell, Caldwell & Co., Vancouver, B.C.)
2:35 – 3:10 p.m.Maritime Law/Law of the Sea re: Canadian Offshore - ITLS 
(Wylie Spicer, QC, McInnes Cooper, Calgary, AB)
3:10 – 3:45 p.m.Bunker Litigation: Issues of Interpleader, Sale of Goods and Liens
(Richard L. Desgagnés, Brisset Bishop s.e.n.c., Montreal, Que)
3:45 – 4:00 p.m.Closing Remarks
(David G. Colford, President, CMLA)
 4:00 – 4:45 p.m.Cocktail reception
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