PURSUANT to section 28 of the High Court Act, I hereby order and direct that a Legal Vacation shall commence on Monday 14th December 2020 and conclude on Friday 15th January 2021 (both dates inclusive).
During the period of the vacation the business of the High Court will be conducted as follows –
(1) No Criminal or Civil Cases or Matters will be heard during the
vacation except by direction of a Judge or Master;
(2) Ordinarily process will be accepted in the registry throughout the
vacation from Monday to Friday each week between the hours
of 9.00am and 12.00 noon;
(3) In cases of special urgency...
His Excellency Mr. Sujiro Seam, Head of Delegation, European Union for the Pacific
Hon. Madam Justice Wati, Chairperson of NJEC
Ms Julie Vandassen, Technical Advisor, Access to Justice Project - UNDP
Ms Debra Williams, Finance and Administration Associate, Access to Justice Project - UNDP
Ms Tomoko Kashiwazaki, Communications Specialist, Access to Justice Project - EU
Secretariat and IT Staff
I welcome you all to the opening ceremony of 2020 Magistrates Workshop to be held over the next three (3) days.
I have much pleasure in extending a very warm welcome to our Chief Guest His Excellency Mr. Sujiro Seam to...
Honourable Judges of the High Court
Her Excellency the Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Fiji
and Dean of Law School, Professor Shaista Shameem
Honourable Mr. Justice Jiten Singh, Senior Lecturer
Head of Department – Law, Fiji National University, Ms Adarshani Vikash
Director, Legal Aid Commission, Mr. Shahin Ali
Newly appointed President, Fiji Law Society, Mr. William Clarke
Newly admitted Legal Practitioners
Family and Friends
It’s a pleasure to be the first to thank you and congratulate you for being sworn in as Lawyers. I extend a warm welcome to all the relatives and guests of the newly admitted Legal Practitioners who are present here today. I also...