Commonwealth Caribbean Tort Law by Gilbert Kodilinye

By Gilbert Kodilinye

Tort legislation is a topic of fundamental value within the examine and perform of the typical legislations in Caribbean jurisdictions. This paintings is now good proven because the top textual content on tort legislation within the quarter, and the fourth version contains advancements in legislation and criminal pondering, together with contemporary case legislation relating negligence, defamation and vicarious legal responsibility. The chapters on employer's legal responsibility and damages were widely revised as a way to spotlight contemporary traits, whereas during the ebook extracts of key instances were extra completely built-in into the textual content to be able to support scholars clutch the salient points.

Although conceived essentially as a textual content for the LLB measure classes in Caribbean universities, Commonwealth Caribbean Tort legislations can also be crucial analyzing for college students getting ready for the CAPE legislation examinations and a few of the paralegal classes within the zone. criminal practitioners will locate the publication invaluable as a piece of prepared reference, and it'll even be of curiosity to these enterprise executives, industrialists, coverage brokers and reporters who require a few wisdom of this most crucial region of the law.

 

Gilbert Kodilinye is Professor of estate legislation on the college of the West Indies.

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151 Kiddle v Business Properties Ltd [1942] 1 KB 269 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 Kirpalani’s Ltd v Hoyte (1977) Court of Appeal, Trinidad and Tobago, Civ App No 77 of 1971 (unreported), [Carilaw TT 1977 CA 16], reversing sub nom Hoyte v Kirpalani’s Ltd (1972) 19 WIR 310 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132, 133 Kirton v Rogers (1972) 19 WIR 191 . . . . . . . . . . .

333 Nichols v Marsland (1876) 2 Ex D 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188 Nield v London and North Western Rly (1874) LR 10 Ex 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177 Nisbett v Wheatley (1993) High Court, British Virgin Islands, No 113 of 1987 (unreported) [Carilaw VG 1993 HC 8]. . . . . .

342 Table of Cases xxxv Montgomery v Thompson [1891] AC 217 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299 Morales v Ecclestone [1991] RTR 151 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 352 Morgan v Foreman (2004) Supreme Court, Jamaica, No HCV 0427/2003 (unreported) [Carilaw JM 2004 SC 86] .

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