LIVE STREAM:The Judiciary of Jamaica Strategic Business Plan Launch 2024


Vision 

A world-class judiciary utilizing innovation and technology for efficient service delivery.

Mission

To provide sound, timely judgments and efficient court services in an environment where all stakeholders are valued.

The Honourable Mrs. Justice Tania Mott Tulloch Reid

Virgo, Ramone v Jones, Nardia

Trial – Application for adjournment –Whether the Case Management Conference Judge can sit as the trial Judge – Fast Track Court, the Docket System and the role of the Case Management Conference Judge

Carter, Deon v Junor, Alford Alexander

Trial – The Rode Code - motor vehicle accident – turning from major road on to minor road – duty of care of drivers and pedestrians - contributory negligence –apportionment of liability – fracture to both arms – quantum of damages

Hepburn, Desmond v Attorney General of Jamaica

Assessment of Damages – Negligence – Application to permit medical reports to be
admitted into evidence without the need to call the maker pursuant to sections 31E and
31F of the Evidence Act – Whether the lump sum or multiplier-multiplicand approach
should be used to determine handicap on the labour market.

Fraser, Muriel (Administratrix of Estate of Imran Ferguson v The Attorney General of Jamaica

Assessment of Damages – False Imprisonment – Fatal Accident Act – Law (Reform Miscellaneous Provision) Act – Lost Years – Loss of Expectation of Life - Personal Injuries - Constitutional right to life – Constitutional right to enjoyment of family – death pre Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms - Aggravated Damages – Exemplary Damages – Vindicatory Damages

Lewis, Raphaeleta v Chambers, Marcia, Jeffrey Gordon and Kevin Lyn et al

Trial as between the claimant and the 3rd and 4th defendants – Assessment of damages as between the claimant and the 1st and 2nd defendants - Road traffic accident – Road intersection controlled by traffic lights, collision at intersection, presumption that lights are working properly - No cases submission – Failure of

defendant to certify defence to be true – Contributory negligence as between defendants

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Covid-19

Emergency Matters

Emergency Matters

Matrimonial Proceedings

Customer Service

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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan for the Jamaican Judiciary 2024-2028