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Judgments - Court of Appeal

Judgments on PACLII:

Judgments since 2017 (in reverse order of Decision date):

174 judgments
JurisdictionCase typeCase number Case nameJudgeHearing dateDecision date
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2722 of 2017Mass v Western Pacific Cattle CompanyHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak06 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2482 of 2017Republic of Vanuatu v MeleHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Oliver A. Saksak; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd06 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2466 of 2017Iririki Island Holding Limited v SugdenHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan06 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2321 of 2017Erceg v Saratoga LimitedHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver A. Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan08 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2008 of 2017Wikeley v Trustees International LimitedHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru;Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice Paul Geoghegan14 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1769 of 2017 and 1770 of 2017Lal v AtiHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice Paul Geoghegan13 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCriminal Appeal2137 of 2017Tore v Public ProsecutorHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ron Young; Hon Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan08 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2783 of 2017The Apostolic Church (Vanuatu) Committee v AndrewsHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan07 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2629 of 2017 and 2637 of 2017Iaus v NoamHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon Justice von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan13 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2720 of 2017Joseph v The Republic of VanuatuHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver A. Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan10 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal2336 of 2017Port Vila Municipality v LukaiHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd06 Nov 201717 Nov 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal3627 of 2016Family Kalmet v KalmetHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan13 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1396 of 2017Lahva v Republic of VanuatuHon. Vincent Lunabek, Chief Justice; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan11 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1124 of 2017And Property Limited v VuduyHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan14 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1045 of 2017Wong Jok Keong v Mrs Tru Thi HueHon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice Paul Geoghegan; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd13 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal976 of 2017Vanuatu Utilities and Infrastructure Limited v Union Electrique du Vanuatu LimitedHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John William von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon Justice David Chetwynd12 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal763 of 2017Zheng Yupeng v Jang YingHon. Vincent Lunabek, Chief Justice; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan11 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCriminal Appeal1482 of 2017Public Prosecutor v LeoHon. Vincent Lunabek, Chief Justice; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan17 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal739 of 2017Fogarty v Air Vanuatu (Operations) LimitedHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John William von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan13 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCriminal Appeal1382 of 2017Rony v Public ProsecutorHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan10 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal333 of 2017Mahit v Ifira Land Corporation LimitedHon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki21 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCriminal Appeal849 of 2017Public Prosecutor v GaraeHon. Vincent Lunabek, Chief Justice; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice Paul Geoghegan11 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1500 of 2017Ez Company Limited v Republic of VanuatuHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John W. von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan11 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1328 of 2017Port Vila Municipality v LukaiHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Daniel Fatiaki; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Paul Geoghegan12 Jul 201721 Jul 2017
Court of AppealCivil Appeal1060 of 2017National Bank of Vanuatu v SavuaiHon. Chief Justice Vincent Lunabek; Hon. Justice John von Doussa; Hon. Justice Ronald Young; Hon. Justice Oliver Saksak; Hon. Justice Dudley Aru; Hon. Justice David Chetwynd; Hon. Justice James Geoghegan12 Jul 201721 Jul 2017