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Court Code

Article 1725 of the Civil Code- lessor’s liability for acts of third parties-plea of  statutory immunity - plea in limine to be supported by  material facts - doctrine of mitigation of loss not part of civil law of the Seychelles

contract of insurance- householder’s policy (fire) -applicable law- definition of indemnity

Civil Code of Seychelles - lésion - immovable property - the transfer of property reserving a usufructuary interest to the Deceased for the remainder of her life - contingent contract - Article 1676

encroachment onto parcels of land of third parties, article 555 of the Civil Code, remedy.

illegal fishing, penalties, minimum mandatory sentence, principles of sentencing, proportionality and individualisation of sentences, prohibition of imprisonment in UNCLOS and application to Seychelles