Shelley Chapelski and Andrew Stainer author the "Ship Arrest in Canada" chapter of the 10th edition of the Ship Arrests in Practice Guide.

The guide is published by, a network of top-practising maritime lawyers and provides a legal analysis of ship arrest practices in 86 jurisdictions including the applicable laws, claims subject to ship arrest, and the arrest procedures for each country.

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