Vision 

A world-class judiciary utilizing innovation and technology for efficient service delivery.

Mission

To provide sound, timely judgments and efficient court services in an environment where all stakeholders are valued.

The Hon. Mr. Justice Bryan Sykes

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Family law - Custody -  Sections 3, 4, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18 of Children (Guardianship and Custody) Act – Paramountcy of the welfare of the child - Factors o be taken into account.

Seawind Key Investments Limited v Copia Communications LLC

Civil procedure − Application for leave to file defence out of time – Defendant failing to file defence with time set by rules – Defendant failing to file defence in time set by court order – Defendant in breach of court order.

Television Jamaica Limited v CVM Television Limited

Copyright infringement – Damages – Measure of damages – Whether measure is cost of licence that ought to have been obtained – Factors that go into costs of licence - Whether additional damages should be awarded under section 32 (2) of the Copyright Act - Exploitation of the copyright – Costs – Basis of award of costs

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Covid-19

Emergency Matters

Emergency Matters

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028