The Hon. Mr. Justice David Batts

Pershadsingh, Celia Diane v Ford, Dr. Jepthah

Application to set aside Default judgment – Defendant appearing in person - Whether Defence has real prospect of success - Trespass-Whether extent of trespass a matter of liability or damages  - Whether there is good reason for failure to enter acknowledgement or Defence in time.

Hitchins, Randy v Whitter, Gavel and Green, Patrick

Negligence – Motor vehicle collision – One vehicle on the wrong side of dual carriageway – Whether lawfully there due to road conditions – Whether contributory negligence due to speed – Damages – Spinal injury 30% permanent partial disability.

Duncan, Gregory George v Duncan, Racquel Sidanie

Family Law – Maintenance of children - Spousal Maintenance – Division of Property – Marriage of Short Duration – Property acquired prior to marriage in the name of one spouse –Parties ceased residing at the property - Whether still family home - whether unjust to divide equally – Whether lump sum payments should be ordered – Order for purchase of motor car.

Hew, Joy v Sandals Ocho Rios Limited

Occupiers Liability Act – Negligence – Fall – Hotel driveway - Whether surface uneven – Whether breach of duty of care - Fractured metatarsals - Damage



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