LIVE STREAM:The Judiciary of Jamaica Strategic Business Plan Launch 2024


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


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


Careif Ltd. and Tharpe, Anthony v The Financial Services Commission, Wynter, Brian and Roper, George

Application to strike out – Applicable legal principles – Several claims – Whether some of the claims being pursued are unknown in law – How court should approach question as to whether there exists reasonable grounds for bringing claim – Whether the 2nd and 3rd defendants are immune from liability – Allegation that defamation claim is statute-barred – Procedural defence – Need to assert procedural defence in filed defence – Failure to provide sufficient pertinent particulars in statement of case – Application for constitutional redress – Adequate alternative means of redress available – Ne

Jobson, Demetri and Jobson, Max v Administrator General of Jamaica and New Falmouth Resorts Limited

Application by 1st defendant to strike out claim - Legal principles to be applied - Abuse of process - Claim seeks reliefs for alleged negligence pertaining to administration of deceased's estate - Whether remedy for breach of trust can properly be pursued as a ngeligence claim - Section 39 and 40  of the Administrator General's Act - Failure to comply with duties of trustee - Need to set out cause of action in claim form.

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.

Wright, Nyron v Collins, Ceon et al

Limitation of actions - Application to amend ancillary defence-whether proposed ancillary claim statute barred - Law Reform (Tort-Feasors) Act - Civil Procedure Rules Parts 18 and 20



Emergency Matters

Emergency Matters

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028