Family Law

Hoareau v Azemia (SCA 43/2019 (Appeal arising in DV 102/2006)) [2022] SCCA 24 (29 April 2022);

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Matrimonial Property- Appeal against property adjustment order.

Where legal ownership of matrimonial assets is vested in one party, but there is evidence that the other party contributed significantly towards the property, court can order that the property be vested in both parties.

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF SEYCHELLES

 

Cushion v Mein (SCA 44/2019 (Appeal from CS 164/2014)) [2022] SCCA 26 (29 April 2022);

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Divorce - Property adjustments - section 20(1)(g) of the Matrimonial Causes Act -  Home that the parties occupied after their marriage - Appellant continued to occupy the home with the three children - Beneficial share of the parties in the matrimonial home

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF SEYCHELLES

 

Accouche v Hoareau (SCA 35/2019 (Appeal from MA 198/2017 Arising in DV 04/2016)) [2021] SCCA 71 (17 December 2021);

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Dingake JA - Adjustment property orders after divorce, section 20(1)(g) of the Matrimonial Causes Act, abolishing of community in property, jointly owned matrimonial property, property owned solely by one of the spouses    

Robinson JA – Rule 31 of the Seychelles Court of Appeal Rules, 2005, as amended – Case remitted to the Supreme Court for fresh hearing

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF SEYCHELLES

 

Bacco & Anor v Bacco (SCA 46/2018 Arising in CS 72/2018) SCSC 700) [2021] SCCA 25 (09 July 2021);

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Appeal against the decision of Supreme Court ordering First Appellant from using the name of Respondent - jurisdiction of Supreme Court of Seychelles to disavow paternity and rectify registration of the name in the Civil Register of Madagascar - rights of minor under the Constitution of Seychelles

IN THE SEYCHELLES COURT OF APPEAL

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