The Hon. Mr. Justice David Fraser

Small, Jimmy v Lawrence, Julius and Burke, Ephraim

CPR Part 14 − Withdrawal of Admissions
exercise of the court’s discretion whether or not to permit a defendant to withdraw an admission − Defence of Inevitable Accident establish the defence

White, Claudette v Mullings, Cyril et al

Whether claim limited to causes of action specifically pleaded– breach of contract–
elements of contract– informal family arrangements– intention to create legal relations–
presumption of fact– mutual love and affection–assurance by word or conduct–
reliance– detriment– whether defendants’ action unconscionable– unjust enrichment–
restitution– receipt of benefit at claimant’s expense– whether unjust to retain benefit–
principles of equity– no agreement or promise made in writing– to what extent equity
mitigates the rigours of the law

Rowe, Richard v Thompson, Joseph Lloyd

Negligence – Duty of care – Action to avoid accident – Duty to observe ordinary care care to avoid injury to person and damage to property
out and observance of traffic light.

 

The Jamaican Bar Association v The Attorney General and the General Legal Council

The Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms (Constitutional Amendment) Act, 2011– Whether the Regime infringes sections 13(3)(a),(c), (j) and (r), 14(2)(d), 16(1), (2) and (6)(c) of the Charter – The Proceeds of Crime Act, 2007, as Amended – Whether the reporting obligations imposed on attorneys by sections 94 and 95 breaches attorney/client privilege, legal professional privilege,

Henry, Brenton v Gallimore-Rose, Her Honour Mrs. D. and Attorney General of Jamaica

Administrative Law - Constitutional Relief - Judicial Review - Application for Certiorari - Assault and Battery - False Imprisonment - Resident Magistrate’s Court Procedure - Committal for Non-payment - Liability of a Resident Magistrate - Jurisdiction of the Resident Magistrate - Natural Justice - Costs - Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms (Constitutional Amendment) Act - Maintenance Act - Judicature (Resident Magistrates) Act - Justices of the Peace Jurisdiction Act - Bail Act

Re: Robert Charles Morrision

Intestates’ Estate and Property Charges Act – Definition of Spouse – Meaning of Cohabitation in law as if husband and wife – The relevant factors used to test cohabitation - Validity of copy will - Part 11.18 of the Civil Procedure Rules- Application to set aside Orders – Delay and Prejudice

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