Pierre v Pierre (CS 68/2020) [2021] SCSC 556 (08 June 2021);


Claim for punitive damage and damage to reputation

Headnote and Holding: 

Nominal Damages of R1 awarded


Since the Defendant had admitted liability in terms of the claim made,Judgment then is entered in that Mr Alexander Pierre is liable. However since there is no evidence that the damage to the


Plaintiff's reputation was to the extent of Five Hundred Thousand as his Plaint, nominal damages of R1 is awarded.


Signed, dated and delivered at Ile du Port on 8 June 2021




Pillay J