2017

Careif Limited and Tharpe, Anthony v Jamaica Observer Limited

Interlocutory Application – Specific disclosure – Request for Information – Unless Order – Whether there has been compliance – Whether claimants’ statement of case is struck out – Rules 28 & 34 of the Civil Procedure Rules 2002.

Peart, Roxanne v Thomas, Shameer and O'Connor, Brenda et al

Negligence – Claimant stabbed in eye with pencil – Loss of vision in left eye – Cause of action pleaded in Negligence – Whether statement of case discloses negligence or assault against one Defendant – Section 48 of the Judicature (Supreme Court Act) – Rule 8 of the Civil Procedure Rules
Damages – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Quantum of damages

Dystant, Monica v Proprietors Strata Plan #788

Application for relief from sanctions  - Distinction between application to set aside default judgment and application for relief from sanctions – Whether judge of concurrent jurisdiction can set aside judgment of another – Whether slip rule applies to error made by judge. 

Gayle, Lennox v Regina

Criminal Law- Constabulary force Act - Assault - Resisting arrest- Whether arrest lawful - Whether duty to give name - Noise Abatement Act -Whether reasonable cause to suspect.

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