Privy Council

Mauri Garments Trading and Marketing Limited v The Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited

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On 24th March, the Privy Council handed down Judgment in an appeal from the Court of Appeal of Mauritius. More …

National Stadium Project (Grenada) Corporation v NH International (Caribbean) Limited

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National Stadium Project (Grenada) Corporation v NH International (Caribbean) Limited - the Privy Council finds that Court of Appeal erred in deciding appeal without hearing on merits. More …

The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council – Change of justices

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In June Lady Hale was appointed Duty President of the Supreme Court succeeding Lord Hope of Craighead, who retired in June. More …

Constitution of Mauritius

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In the case of Marie Joseph Charles Robert Lesage. The Mauritius Commercial Bank Limited (2012 UK PC41) the Privy Council concluded that Article 6 of the European Convention did not guarantee a right of appeal at all. More …

Notices of Appeal in Lesage v Mauritius Commercial Bank

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Lord Kerr has commented on the recent judgement (Lesage v Mauritius Commercial Bank – 2012 UK PC 41). More …

Time for application for permission to appeal

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On 25 October the Privy Council delivered a judgment in the case of Carlos Hamilton v The Queen (2012) UKPC 37. More …

Proposed amendments to the Rule of the Privy Council

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The Registrar has prepared a draft statutory instrument proposing various amendments to the Rules. More …

Privy Council judicial appointments

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Lord Neuberger has been appointed the President of the Supreme Court and will take up his appointment (replacing Lord Phillips) on 1 October. More …