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.

2018

Anslip, Ryan v North East Regional Health Authority

Employment - Dismissal – Fixed Term Contract providing for dismissal and for termination of engagement with notice or salary in lieu of notice - Claimant's employment terminated without notice – Salary in lieu of notice and additional payments given – Whether Claimant dismissed for cause
No evidence presented in support of Defence - Whether court obliged to accept Claimant’s account.

Mr. D v Mrs. D

Family Law – Custody of children – Application to vary of order - Change in circumstances – Custodial parent no longer resident in the jurisdiction.

Rose, Esther v Rose, Kenneth

Family Law – Section 13 of the Property (Rights of Spouses) Act - Fixed Date Claim Form filed seeking division of matrimonial home and an extension of time to make claim out of time - No separate Application filed seeking an extension of time - Validity of Fixed Date Claim Form.

Dunbar, Millard v Saint Catherine Co-operative Credit Union Limited

Application for payment of money held as security - Injunction discharged - Whether undertaking as to damages implied – Whether damage or loss is to be set off against money held as security – Foreclosure – Whether mortgagor entitled to refund of money held as security.

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