27 November 2014
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Friday, 09 May 2014 14:00

DCL to pay ICTA Rs 20 million

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The Commercial Division of the Supreme Court  having on the bench the Acting Chief Justice, Paul Lam Shang Leen, has last week ordered Data Communication Ltd to pay to the Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA) the sum of Rs 20,672,135.80 inclusive of surcharges for late payment, with costs.
There can be no confusion in the public mind between the trademark XIA used by the plaintiff, Smart for Success Ltd, for its garments put on sale in its shop at La Mivoie, Black River, and the signboard XIA for a Chinese restaurant at Bagatelle Mall operated by the defendant,  Platinium Leisure Ltd.
Maie Cora Claudia Lacharmante and Véronique Géraldine Raphael, who each stood charged under one count of information with the offence of wilfully, unlawfully and knowingly possessing dangerous drugs namely, heroin contained in 478.5 grams of an off white powder enclosed in 10 black tape parcels, for the purpose of delivering in breach of the Dangerous Drugs Act 2000 have been convicted last week by the Assises Court, having on the bench Justice Benjamin Marie Joseph, respectively to  ten and eight years’ penal servitude  after they pleaded guilty. Raphael did send from Reunion Island the said consignment of drug in a parcel addressed to accused party No 1. On 21 August 2009, following a tip-off, certain officers of the Anti- Drug and Smuggling Unit (ADSU) went to the office of DHL at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, where in the course of a search they found a parcel coming from Réunion Island.
The disciplinary proceedings against barrister Mr Kalidass Sanjeev Teeluckdharry before the Supreme Court have not been struck out  following a motion entered by the latter’s counsel moving that the disciplinary proceedings be discontinued on the grounds previously communicated to the Court in a letter dated 8 October 2013 which were later slightly reformulated.
The Commercial Division of the Supreme Court, having on the bench Justice Gérard Angoh, has non-suited the claim of Hassen Taher Seafoods Mauritius Ltd for the sum of Rs 862,858.00 against Compagnie Marmites des Iles Ltée for goods sold and delivered on the ground that the plaintiff company has wrongly directed its action against the defendant.
Friday, 04 April 2014 14:00

SMS Pariaz successful on appeal

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The appeal Court having on the bench  Justices  Saheeda Peeroo and  David Chan Kan Cheong has this week annulled the Rs 2,000 fine inflicted by the District Court of Rose-Hill (Moka Division) to SMS Pariaz for carrying out  a classified trade, namely the trade of bookmaker operating outside racecourse, within the administrative area of Moka/Flacq District Council (as it then was without having paid to the District Council the prescribed fees in respect of classified trade in breach of section 102 (4) and 7 of, and the Eight Schedule to, the Local Government Act 2003 (now repealed). The appellant pleaded not guilty and conducted its own defence through its representative, Mr Lee Shim.
The Industrial Court Civil Division having on the bench Magistrate Patrick Kam Sing has, last week, awarded to Rejhesh Kullootee, former Assistant Manager at the SBI International (Mauritius) Ltd, compensation amounting to Rs 288,875 instead of the sum claimed to the tune of Rs 1,081,731.87 representing severance allowance at the punitive rate together with salary equivalent to three months’ notice together with interest and costs for unjustified dismissal.
Magistrate Wendy V. Rangan sitting at the Intermediate Criminal Court has recently acquitted Louis Marcus Brutus with the offence of  sexual intercourse with a minor under the age of 16 under two counts of information in breach of section 249 (4) of the Criminal Code. The offences were committed on 19 October and 19 November 2009 at Richelieu. The complainant was then 12 years old. Accused pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The appeal Court having on the bench the Chief Justice, Keshoe Parsad Matadeen and Justice A.R. Hajee Abdoula, has upheld the ruling of the trial Court confirming that J. Joye is the true and legitimate proprietor on a portion of land of an extent of 3 acres and 56 perches situated at Camp Thorel and which was occupied by force by G. Jeetun. The appeal bench delivered the judgment last week.
“Amusement machines” and “Gaming machines” are two different things and as such they cannot be assimilated as same in a game house under the provision of the Gambling Regulatory Authority Act.
Bibi Sumera Keenoo Li Mow Chi must send back to Australia her-three-year old son, Muhammad Suleimaan Li Mow Chi, pending the decision of an Australian Court.
Friday, 28 March 2014 14:00

Kunal Sujeeawon : Fitness Fanatic

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Kunal Sujeeawon: the name is synonymous with physical performance results and advanced body transformation. He has taken his passion for personal fitness and nutrition and made it the very focus of his life.

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