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. Mrs. Justice Stephane Jackson-Haisley

Darlington, Shielnile v Saint Ann's Bay Hospital et al

Medical Negligence - Whether the Defendants failed to ensure the safe delivery of the Claimant’s baby - Whether the treatment of the Claimant and her baby fell below the standard expected of a reasonably competent hospital staff

Mccorkell, Joelle v Jamaica Urban Transit Co. Ltd. et al

Negligence - Motor vehicle collision - Child claimant - Whether the accident was caused by the negligence of the defendant’s agent and/or servant - Whether accident caused or contributed to by the claimant - General damages - Anxiety disorder - Special damages

Sangsters, Jason v Sangsters, Naidia

Division of Matrimonial Property - Division of Family Home - Variation of Equal Share Rule - Division of Motorcars - Division of Furniture - Sections 6, 7, 13, 14 of the Property (Rights of Spouses) Act

Baldwin, Gary v Quest, Dave

Conversion and detinue – Boats seized by bailiff – Warrant of levy – Registration of boats – Fisheries Industry Act – Person entitled to possession – Specific and unconditional demand – Whether defendant justified in retaining the boats.

Jacas, Thelma v Jacas, Howard and Jacas, Lorenzo et al

Application for an interim injunction - Settled Land Act - Rights and powers of life tenant and remaindermen - Whether remaindermen should be denied access - Whether there is a serious question to be tried - Damages as an adequate remedy - Balance of convenience.

Gordon, Phyllis v Gordon, Pamela

Contract law - Breach of contract - Intention to create legal relations - Consideration - Transfer of property - Fraudulent misrepresentation - Fraud - Sections 70 & 71 of the Registration of Titles Act - Rescission of contract.

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Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028