Please note that as of September 16, 2021, applications for restrictive covenants will be heard on Tuesdays only.



Newman, Atoya v Howell, Duwayne

Matrimonial Property - Property Rights of Spouses Act - Spouses acquired home as joint tenants prior to marriage - Application to vary equal share rule - Marriage of short duration - Considerations - Unavailability of commercial interest for sums paid towards mortgage by one party after date of separation.

Chen, Deborah v The University of the West Indies


Application  to strike out claimant's statement of case - University of the West Indies (UWI) Charter, Statutes and Ordinances - Appeal rejection of PH. D Thesis visitor's jurisdiction - Delay in exercising jurisdiction - Breach of constitutional right to a fair hearing within a reasonable time before an independent and impartial tribunal - Jurisdiction of Court to hear matters with visitor's jurisdiction - Availability or alternative remedy to claimant - Civil Procedure Rules Part 56.

Marlie Technology Park Limited and Geotechvision Enterprises Limited v Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited

Civil Procedure - In limine objection to further consideration of interim injunction granted ex parte - no order made by the court for the filing and service of claim form by specified date - applicant gave an undertaking in it application for without notice interim injunction to file and serve claim by a specified date - applicant failed to comply with own undertaking - court orally advised of the filing of claim form on the day of the hearing but not served on respondent at the time of the hearing - whether court is prevented from considering application further.



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