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.

2017

Higgins, Larson v Tajin, MT

Admiralty Law - Admiralty Jurisdiction of the Supreme Court – Whether claim for personal injuries properly brought in rem.
Interim Payment - Claim brought in rem - Civil Procedure Rules, 2002 part 17 Marine Insurance - Protection and Indemnity Club

Naetyn Development Company Limited v Holbrooke, Kirk(1)

Application to Set Aside Judgment - No draft defence attached - Whether adjournment to be granted - Whether human or administrative error can be a good reason for failure to file acknowledgment or defence - Whether defence has real prospect of success - Whether certificate for two counsel to be granted.

Scott, Theron v Manhertz, Huntley

Road traffic - Negligence - Traffic signals - Road intersection controlled by traffic lights - Collision at intersection - Presumption that lights inproper working condition - Personal injuries - Whether defendant liable - Contributory negligence - Assessment of damages.

Small, Jimmy v Lawrence, Julius and Burke, Ephraim

CPR Part 14 − Withdrawal of Admissions
exercise of the court’s discretion whether or not to permit a defendant to withdraw an admission − Defence of Inevitable Accident establish the defence

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028