CA by a 2:1 majority allows appeal against HC conviction of drug trafficking and abetment charges.
CA allows the AG to intervene on public interest privilege; grants extension of time for the CIT to request for further arguments and to admit further evidence to the HC.
CA dismisses appeal by the appellant against HC decision to award the respondent damages for the appellant’s breach of various terms under a settlement agreement.
CA affirms HC decision to set aside the trust deed for misrepresentation, mistake, undue influence and unconscionability.
The lawyer was struck off the roll by the Court of Three Judges on the basis of his conviction for providing false information to IRAS.
CA gives its reasons for dismissing an application for extension of time to appeal on the basis that the putative appeal would have no prospect of success.
CA rules that Permanent Court of Arbitration tribunal had no jurisdiction to hear their investment treaty claim against Lesotho.
CA clarifies that Sg law does not recognise claims in general damages for pre-trial losses of earning capacity, only claims in special damages for pre-trial losses of earnings.
In this case involving aesthetic doctors who negligently caused a patient’s death, the Court of Three Judges struck the lead doctor off the register and suspended the assisting doctor for 18 months.
CA awards damages of $1.3m and costs of $315k to respondents for appellants’ breaches of consent order intended to settle dispute on Turf City joint venture.
CA allows appeals against SHC's decision as to the division of matrimonial assets, and grants order for lump sum maintenance for children of marriage.
CA dismisses creditor’s challenge to liquidators’ acceptance of the interest rates charged for a loan to a company by a licensed moneylender, finding that the creditor had failed to prove that the interest rates were excessive.
SICC orders the defendant to provide particulars on the gist of what was stated by the relevant persons in giving rise to the understandings or agreement pleaded in the defence.
CA holds party taking over the matrimonial property solely liable for mortgage and property tax payments between date of court order and date of completion.
The CA sets out two-stage analysis for assessing damages for pain and suffering, and clarifies approach to assessing costs of managing possible onset of medical condition attributable to injury caused by defendant.
CA held that leave must be obtained to appeal against the HC's decision to order a trial to determine a garnishee’s liability to pay a debt.
CA dismissed lawyer Zero Nalpon’s appeal for leave to bring judicial review proceedings against LawSoc's decision to dismiss his complaint against his opposing counsel.
CA set aside the HC's conviction and sentence on the reduced charge and convicted the respondent on the original charge of importation of diamorphine under the Misuse of Drugs Act.
CA dismisses application by convicted person to reopen concluded criminal appeal on basis of alleged unconstitutionality of sentencing regime in the Misuse of Drugs Act.
CA departs from earlier authority; holds that in determining whether to grant a stay of proceedings to give effect to an exclusive jurisdiction clause, the merits of any defence intended to be raised are irrelevant.