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.

2011

Campbell, Clinton v McCallum, Joyce and Whitmore, Renae

Beneficial entitlement to property - visiting relationship - principles of constructive trust -

absence of expressed agreement - common intention of the partia - requirement of

detriment - quantification of the beneficial interesb

Brown, Andrene v Insurance Company of the West Indies

Claimant alleging breach of contract by insurer refusing to honour claim for allegedly stolen vehicle ; Insurer purporting  to avoid liability for misrepresentation and material non - disclosure and/ or breach of warranty in declaration on proposal form; whether materiality is relevant where the defence is breach of warranty in proposal form; application of the principle enunciated in Dawsons v Bonnin.

Blythe, Karl v Gleaner Company Limited

Action for Libel; whether words libelous on their face or by innuendo;

whether if libelous, defendant may avail itself of defence of Qualified

Privilege as extended by Reynolds v Times Newspapers Ltd;

whether apology made fulfils the terms of section 2 of the Libel and

Slander Act; whether Exemplary or Aggravated Damages appropriate

in this case; whether damages for libel may be updated as in the case

of damages for personal injuries; quantum of damages.

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028