Civil Court Service contains all the new rules and PDs with expert commentary on what the changes mean in practice.
On 1 April 2013 the Civil Procedure Rules underwent the most radical overhaul since their implementation in 2000. The 60th Update to the CPR implemented many of the reforms proposed by Lord Justice Jackson’s Review of Litigation Funding.
Civil Court Service (the Brown Book) guides you through the new rules, which are likely to have a profound impact on costs and funding case management and evidence.
The Brown Book 2013 includes.
The Brown Book 2013 contains a table of derivation and destination to assist in cross-referring between new rules and guidance on complicated transitional arrangements.
The Right Honourable Lord Justice Laws
Richard Stevens OBE Former District Judge
Bill Vincent OBE Former District Judge
District Judge Neil Hickman Milton Keynes County Court
District Judge Michael Anson Preston Combined Court Centre
Jeremy Clarke-Williams Solicitor
Richard Davis Barrister
District Judge Stephen Gerlis Recorder, Former District Judge, Barnet County Court
His Honour Judge Allan Gore QC Liverpool County Court
Rachel Logan Barrister
Robert Marven Barrister
His Honour Judge Abbas Mithani QC East Midlands Group of Courts
Alison Oakes Barrister
Alan Owens Solicitor
District Judge Tim Parker Slough County Court
District Judge Richard Pates Crewe County Court
District Judge Graeme Smith Manchester County Court
District Judge Monty Trent The Mayor’s and City of London Court
District Judge Michael Walker CBE Wandsworth County Court
L J West-Knights QC
Katrina Yates Barrister
"Essential for civil practitioners: A concise and reliable guide to a wide range of civil litigation problems...for civil practitioners or anyone participating professionally in the civil justice system Civil COurt Practice 2012 is an indispensable guide to litigation governed by the Civil Procedure rules, the Practice Directions and Pre-Action Protocols....this guide is economical, concise, readable and simple to use, yet at the same time packed with all pertinent details, inculding extensive footnotes and annotations....continues to offer detailed procedural guidance from a distinguished team of prominent judges and leading practitioners and should prove invaluable to anyone involved in cicil litigation....particularly useful for the general civil litigator, especially in the county court....useful and easily navigable....a free CD ROM inculdes the enitre text of the book, plus a number of forms you can complete on-screen....this is a brilliant shorter resource and certainly value for money." for the full review click here
Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor of Richmond Green Chambers
Reviews from Previous editions
"... by far the easiest of the civil court books to work with quickly; it is well laid out and has everything I need in one volume. The procedural guides and annotations are just about right and avoid prolixity."
District Judge George Cawood, Portsmouth County Court
"a very impressive and comprehensive service ... easy to navigate"
William Batstone, Barrister, Guildhall Chambers, Bristol
"very easy to use ... a vital aid"
“a matter of professional necessity to acquire your copy … very handy whether you’re preparing a case or dealing with it in court and the CD saves massive time … the natural choice for the general civil litigator”
Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor, Richmond Green Chambers
"Civil Court Service 2010 has been called the natural choice for the general civil litigator, especially in the County Court"
The Pears - Worcestershire Law Society
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