Vision 

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

Mission

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

2017

Barnett, Reid Andrew et al v Stewart, Monica

MARRIAGE - CAPACITY TO CONSENT TO MARRIAGE –– EXPERT EVIDENCE - EVIDENCE OF CAREGIVER – FALSE IMPRISONMENT – BREACH OF FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS – RETURN OF MONEY PAID TO SPOUSE OF CLAIMANT - MATRIMONIAL CAUSES ACT SECTION 4

William, Marlon v James, Sheldon

Motor Vehicle – Personal Injury – Laceration – Tenderness to Chest – Quantum – Whether Special Damages Should Be Awarded Where No Proof Given

Selnor Development Ltd. v Boswell, Kenneth

FIXED DATE CLAIM FORM PROCEEDINGS – UNDEFENDED CLAIM – JUDGMENT ENTERED IN FAVOUR OF CLAIMANT – APPLICATION FOR STAY OR EXECUTION OF JUDGMENT – RISK OF INJUSTICE – WHETHER DEFENDANT’S APPEAL HAS ANY PROSPECT OF SUCCESS – WHETHER DECLARATORY ORDERS CAN BE STAYED – WHETHER PERMISSIVE JUDGMENT ORDERS CAN PROPERLY BE SUBJECT TO A STAY OF EXECUTION ORDER – WHETHER JUDGMENT ORDER REQUIRING ACT TO BE DONE BY AN UNSPECIFIED DATE CAN BE MADE SUBJECT TO A STAY OF EXECUTION ORDER – NEED TO COMPLY WITH CASE MANAGEMENT TIMELINES SET BY COURT – NEED TO FILE DEFENCE AND PROPERLY BE DEFENDING CLAIM IN ORDE

Jade Overseas Holdings Limited v Palmyra Properties Limited et al.

COMPANY LAW  WHETHER AGREEMENT TO FUND LITIGATION CHAMPERTOUS – FIXED CHARGE AND FLOATING CHARGE – WHETHER ASSIGNMENT OF PROCEEDS OF SUMMARY JUDGMENT INVALID – WHETHER ASSIGNMENT OF PROCEEDS OUTSIDE OF CHARGE – WHETHER AGREEMENT TO ASSIGN PROCEEDS OF SUMMARY JUDGMENT OUTSIDE OF ORDINARY SCOPE OF BUSINESS

F v D

Family law - Custody -  Sections 3, 4, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18 of Children (Guardianship and Custody) Act – Paramountcy of the welfare of the child - Factors o be taken into account.

Smith, Adrian v Edwards, Devon

Damages – Personal Injuries – Fracture – Future Medical Expenses – Chest Trauma – Motor Vehicle Collision – Whiplash

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028