The Hon. Mrs. Justice Audre Lindo

Dystant, Monica v White, Mary

Defamation – Email sent to proprietors in Strata Corporation by Secretary - Whether words defamatory – Whether Defendant absolved under Registration (Strata Titles) Act, Section 9A – Qualified Privilege – Justification – Fair Comment

Wright, Carl Donovan v Graham Wright, Nadia Solaine

Petition for Dissolution of Marriage – Application for Custody and maintenance of children - Whether child is a child of the family – Divorce not yet final – Matrimonial Causes Act - Children (Guardianship and Custody) Act – Maintenance Act

Thompson, Tiolyn v Edwards Norman

Claim for 50% share in home and other properties – Parties unmarried – Whether claimant is spouse – Whether parties separated – Whether limitation period applies – Property (Rights of Spouses) Act ss. 2, 4, 6, 7, 11 & 13.

Allison, Violet v Lawrence-Johnson, Josephine and Cousins, Patrick

Land Dispute – Three properties merged into one – Land brought under the Registration of Titles Act – Whether title obtained by fraud – Whether claim is statute barred – Adverse possession – Limitation of Actions Act – Registration of Titles Act (RTA), ss. 42, 68, 70, 71, 153, 158, 161 & 168.

Kirpalani, Ritika v Morris, Rowan

Negligence – Motor vehicle accident – Claim for personal injury – Counterclaim for repairs to motor vehicle - Credibility of parties – Damages - Assessment

Thompson, Eileen v Myers, Georgia and Barrett, Edwards

Negligence – Motor vehicle accident at road intersection – Claim for personal injuries – Counterclaim for repairs to motor vehicle – Credibility of parties – Contributory negligence – Damages – Assessment

Martinez-Martin, Albert v Murcott Parke, Racquel Anita

Petition for dissolution of marriage – Application for custody and maintenance of child - Application for maintenance of wife – Divorce not yet final – Matrimonial Causes Act - Children (Guardianship and Custody) Act – Maintenance Act



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