08 March 2014
Sentenced to six months’ imprisonment and his driving licence cancelled and endorsed for 8 months, S.K. Sobnath will finally have to serve 2 months’ imprisonment. However the assorted conviction to pay a fine of Rs 20,000 and the endorsement of his driving licence remain unchanged.
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Friday, 03 August 2012 12:57 Written by News On Sunday
The Supreme Court, having on the bench the Chief Justice, Bernard Yeung Sik Yuen and Justice Bushan Domah, has set aside with cost the application for Judicial Review entered by Bashir Nazeer against a ruling of Magistrate Priscilla Vanisha Veerabudren upholding the taxes and fine imposed on the latter by the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA).
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Justice Bushan Domah sitting at the Supreme Court in a judgment delivered last week has ordered Krishna Reddi Sitana to pay damages amounting to Rs 600,000 to Hamjeetsing Ramsamy.
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In an interlocutory ruling delivered last week in a motion of Contempt of Court lodged by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) against debarred barrister Dev Hunam, Justices Bushan Domah and Saheed Bhaukaurally have signified their intention to hear the motion seeking for the conviction of the respondent.
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The litigation between Société Piang Sang Père et Fils and Chong Fee Ng Wong against Mrs Li Chen Ling Kaw, turned in favour of the latter before the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (JCPC).
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The Privy Council (PC) in a ruling delivered on 10 May last has allowed the appeal lodged by Margaret Toumany and her son John Mullegadoo, contesting the ruling of the Court of Civil Appeal upholding the judgment of the Intermediate in the ten years’ litigation opposing the appellants and the respondent, Mardaynaiken Veerasamy.
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Friday, 20 July 2012 15:42 Written by News On Sunday
Justice David Chan Kan Cheong sitting in Chambers has last week set aside with costs the ex-parte application lodged by The Flacq Fair Merchants Association (FFMA) against The Moka/ Flacq District Council for an interim or in the nature of an injunction prohibiting the respondent from shifting the actual location of the market.
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Friday, 13 July 2012 16:07 Written by News On Sunday
Fined Rs 10,000 by the District Court of Pamplemousses, having on the bench the ex-magistrate Joy Ramphul, after she was found guilty of charge for having misappropriated a sum of Rs 49,502 to the prejudice of one B. Goorbin, her ex-employer, appellant Swarn Kamal Moorly, has been successful on appeal.
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Friday, 13 July 2012 15:53 Written by News On Sunday
Magistrate Wendy Rangan, sitting at the Intermediate Court Civil Division, has last week awarded to Mamode Aniff Bhugeloo moral damages of Rs 40,000 for the prejudice he suffered as a result of the acts and doings of his neighbour.
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Friday, 06 July 2012 15:20 Written by News On Sunday
Magistrate Wendy Rangan, sitting at the Intermediate Court civil division, has ordered the State of Mauritius to compensate Prabhoolall Guness for Rs 50,000 as moral damages, for the prejudice he had sustained.
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The former Executive Director of the National Agency for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Substance Abusers (NATRESA), Vedant Kumar Panday Naik, has been successful in his claim for moral damages against his ex-employer.
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Friday, 29 June 2012 15:25 Written by News On Sunday
Jean Maureemootoo, former employee of Nestle’s Products (Mauritius) Ltd, can proceed with his two plaints before two different forums, the Supreme Court and the Industrial Court because the cause of action, raised in each case is not the same.
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