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Civil litigation

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD7325

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Inns of Court School of Law
  • Language: English
  • Publication Information: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004
  • Publication Type (Medium): Study guides
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Blackstone bar manual.
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Short Description

XXXV, 422 pages : tables, ILlustrations ; 30 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Civil litigation is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: University Press
  • Responsable Person: Inns of Court School of Law ; [authors, Ian Ferrier [and others]].
  • Number of Editions: 21 editions
  • First edition Date: 1992
  • Last edition Date: 2007
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7325
  • ISBN: 0199272859 9780199272853
  • OCLC: 56322897

Main Contents

Foreword; Preface; Table of cases; Table of statutes; Table of statutory instruments; 1. Introduction; 2. Pre-action conduct of litigation; 3. Commencement of proceedings; 4. Responding to a claim; 5. Statements of case; 6. Judgment in default; 7. Track allocation; 8. Parties and joinder; 9. Part 20 claims; 10. Interim applications; 11. Service outside the jurisdiction; 12. Summary judgment; 13. Interim payments and provisional damages; 14. Interim injunctions; 15. Freezing injunctions; 16. Search orders; 17. Small claims track; 18. Fast track; 19. Multi-track; 20. Disclosure of documents; 21. Special disclosure orders; 22. Requests for further information; 23. Limitation; 24. Amendment; 25. Renewal of proceedings; 26. Security for costs; 27. Part 36 offers and payments; 28. Halting proceedings; 29. Expert evidence; 30. Witness statements; 31. Hearsay in civil cases; 32. Admissions, notes to admit and to produce; 33. Trial; 34. References to the European court; 35. Community legal service and financing litigation; 36. Costs; 37. Judgments and orders; 38. Enforcement; 39. Appeals; Appendices; Index

Summary Note

Every barrister needs to have a good working knowledge of how civil cases are conducted. This edition covers the whole range of civil procedure, from the use of Pre-Action Protocols, through issue and service of proceedings, track allocation and judicial case management, to trail, costs, and appeals.

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