2020

Davis, Uriel v University of the West Indies

Negligence - Whether defendant provided a safe system of work, safe place of work and safe equipment - Whether defendant in breach of duty – Causation - Quantum of damages.

Grey Grant, Maria v Wood, Christopher and Ultra Home Contractors Limited

Breach of Contract - Sale of townhouse – Enforceability of unstamped Agreements for Sale – Consideration – Ascertainability of consideration – Variation of written documents by oral evidence – Constructive trust – Part performance – Proprietary estoppel - Stamp Duty Act, ss. 36, 43, 44 and 45 - Registration of Titles Act, s. 135. Statute of Frauds.

Brown, Marlon v Brown, Iola; Hill, Morris and Hill, Kelvin

Application for relief from sanction after statement of case struck out –- Whether the application was made promptly – Whether the claimant’s failure to comply was unintentional – Whether the claimant’s alleged impecuniosity is a good explanation for his non-compliance – Whether the claimant has generally complied with all other relevant rules, practice directions, orders and directions – Rule 26.8 of the Civil Procedure Rules

Bryan, Jhamel v Caribbean Maritime Institute

Defendant established by Act with Statutory Constitution – Defendant a Public Education body – Section 3 (1) of Caribbean Maritime Institute Act – Section 28 of Interpretation Act – whether contract between Claimant and Defendant – if contract whether contract breached – Disciplinary measures taken against Claimant – whether right to fair hearing denied Claimant – Credibility of parties

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