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West, Mark v Walden-West, Evelyn

Application for Custody – Governing principle: welfare of the child is the
first and paramount consideration - Application for Maintenance – Parties
means for the purpose of determining capacity to pay maintenance.

Azan, Gassan v Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited, Jamaica Property Company Limited and McKay Security Services and Investigative Services Limited

Negligence - Whether the defendants should be held responsible for the physical injury sustained to the claimant by a person who he had no control over - Whether the defendants could rely on the exclusion clause to exempt themselves from liability - Whether the security guard was negligent in failing to prevent the attack on the claimant - Whether the defendants were liable for the dog bites.

Taylor, Mary Maud v Taylor, Mike Alphanso

Family Home – Whether Claimant entitled to one half share therein principles – Property (Rights of Spouses) Act – Whether one half share rule to be varied – Principles to be applied.


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