Civil Litigation, 5th Edition sets out a simple system for the preparation and presentation of a civil action. The book covers all topics essential to bringing a civil action, as well as to organizing and managing a civil litigation practice. Written by a respected and senior civil litigator, the book offers crucial practical guidance to the novice litigator and general practitioner.
Each chapter provides an overview of a step in a proceeding and concludes with a list of references to easy-to-find Rules, texts, articles and papers. An entire new part, titled Variations, contains four chapters covering: Case Management, the Commercial List, the Simplified Rules, and Class Proceedings. The book contains 14 thorough checklists, covering critical topics such as remedies, limitations, interlocutory proceedings, pleadings, pre-trial notices, enforcement and appeals. Includes an impressive collection of forms for letters and court documents, necessary for all steps in a civil action.