Principles of Civil Litigation 3rd edition Book + Australian Civil Procedure 11th edition eBook (Value Bundle)

Principles of Civil Litigation 3rd edition Book + Australian Civil Procedure 11th edition eBook (Value Bundle)

By Mark Rankin, David Bamford


$148.05* RRP

Date: 01/09/2017

Code: 42545220

Lawbook Co., AUSTRALIA

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This Value Pack bundle contains the print book version of Principles of Civil Litigation 3rd edition and the eBook version of Australian Civil Procedure 11th edition.

Principles of Civil Litigation 3rd edition

The last 25 years have witnessed major changes in civil procedure in Australia. Some changes, such as case management, have been revolutionary, resulting in a fundamental shift in the way in which the civil justice system works. Other changes have focused on improving the efficacy of the various procedural tools available to parties in the litigation process.

This edition has been updated to include significant developments the previous edition along with completely new chapters on trials. It serves a growing interest in the workings of the civil justice system by providing a better understanding of how civil litigation works today. It helps better understand the functions of procedural tools and it suggests possible directions for the future.


Australian Civil Procedure 11th edition eBook

Now in its eleventh edition, Australian Civil Procedure maintains its standing as Australia’s most authoritative work in its field. With its detailed analysis of the law and its scholarly discussion of issues, this work provides a comprehensive treatment of the civil justice system in Australia. The eleventh edition brings the statutory and rule-based frameworks in all Australian jurisdictions entirely up to date and is essential reading for students and practitioners navigating the Australian civil justice system. Key additions and alterations to this edition include:

· nature and sources of procedural law including

· authority for making rules of court;

· authority for issuing practice directions;

· procedural discretion;

· the continuing discussion about the institutional integrity of State courts to exercise federal jurisdiction;

· the court’s role in balancing due process and efficiency in managing civil litigation;

· pre-trial court directions and managing the trial, including litigation in special lists;

· vexatious litigants;

· personal injury pleadings;

· amending pleadings and court documents and the overriding objective of justice and efficiency;

· amendments and limitation periods;

· amendment adding a new cause of action;

· correcting a mistake in the name of a party or adding another party;

· disclosure or discovery of documents, including court supervision of disclosure;

· offers of compromise, including the costs implications of rejecting or not accepting an offer;

· renewing interlocutory applications;

· suppression and non-publication orders; appeals, including Victorian provisions for leave to appeal.

Table of Contents

1.  The Civil Justice System
2.  Commencing Proceedings: Jurisdiction and Parties
3.  Commencing Proceedings: The Practicalities
4.  How Courts Manage Cases and Make Procedural Decisions
5.  Defining the Issues
6.  Pre-trial Termination of Proceedings
7.  Protecting Positions until Trial
8.  Gathering Information
9.  Court Annexed Alternative Dispute Resolution
10. Calderbank Letters and Formal Offers to Settle
11. Trials

12.Litigation Costs
13. Appeals
14. Enforcement of Judgments


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