Kemper Reinsurance Company v Minister of Finance (Bermuda) and Others

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Judgment Date05 May 1998
Date05 May 1998
CourtPrivy Council
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  • R (Eastaway) v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 2 November 2000
    ...authorities 14The leading authority is Lane v. Esdaile [1891] AC 210, the effect of which is helpfully expounded in Kemper Reinsurance Co. v. Minister of Finance and Others [2000] 1 AC 1. The issue before the House was whether, under section 3 of the 1876 Act, it had jurisdiction to enter......
  • Au Wai Pang v AG
    • Singapore
    • Court of Appeal (Singapore)
    • 30 April 2014
    ...the original jurisdiction to grant leave to commence committal proceedings: at [39] . (9) Kemper Reinsurance Co v Minister of Finance [2000] 1 AC 1 did not consider the possibility that the English Court of Appeal lacked jurisdiction, and appeared to presuppose jurisdiction out of expedienc......
  • DYC Fishing Ltd v The Minister of Agriculture, Aquaculture Jamaica Ltd
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • 6 March 2003
    ...v. Judicial & Legal Service Commission and another [1994] 47 W.I.R. 424 helpful in this context. On the other hand, Kemper Reinsurance Co. v. Minister of Finance and others (1998) 53 W.I.R. 109 is helpful. Lord Hoffmann said at page 119: "In principle, however, judicial review is quite di......
  • Lam Kong Company Ltd v Thong Guan Company Pte Ltd
    • Malaysia
    • Supreme Court (Malaysia)
    • Invalid date
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1 books & journal articles
  • Civil Procedure
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review No. 2014, December 2014
    • 1 December 2014
    ...invoked the Court of Appeal's appellate jurisdiction. It relied on the Privy Council case of Kemper Reinsurance Co v Minister of Finance[2000] 1 AC 1 (Kemper Reinsurance). In Kemper Reinsurance, the Privy Council held that the Court of Appeal of Bermuda had the requisite jurisdiction to hea......

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