Maritime Law Reform

Author: W. Gary Wharton


Transport Canada has now set out its plans for law reform in the maritime sector by way of a Discussion Paper (TP–14370E May 2005). The paper deals with policy proposals that would require changes in that part of Canadian Maritime Law which finds its source in statutes and regulations.

About W. Gary Wharton

Prior to practicing law, Gary completed his Masters Degree in Marine Biology which included thesis research in the area of sub-tidal population dynamics. At the same time, he operated his own company doing contract research and was a commercial diver. For more than 25 years, Gary has been practicing maritime law as a litigator and solicitor. He has been counsel… view full profile »