Jaclyne Reive is a lawyer in Miller Thomson’s Transportation & Logistics Group. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. This article is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute a solicitor-client relationship or legal advice.
Opinion: 8 trends in Canadian carrier contracts
A decision to agree to shipper-friendly terms will come down to factors such as whether the terms will fit a carrier’s business model, the customer’s importance, and the risk a carrier is willing to assume. But a growing number of shippers are also looking to introduce more terms in their favor.
Opinion: Proposed rules could change markings on dangerous goods
Transport Canada has proposed a series of amendments to existing Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDGR), as it looks to align with the 20th edition of the United Nations Model Regulations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods. The end results will likely affect classification information, shipping names, and other special provisions, and better align with U.S. regulations when it comes to the safety marks on dangerous goods.