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Principles of Civil Procedure in Queensland
bookposted on 2023-05-22, 08:41 authored by Bernard CairnsBernard Cairns
The fundamentals of all Australian civil jurisdictions are substantially the same, but each jurisdiction is still unique and has its own particular characteristics. This new book by the well-regarded author of Australian Civil Procedure (now in its tenth edition) puts the fundamentals of the civil litigation system into a Queensland context. Principles of Civil Procedure in Queensland is intended for students studying civil procedure or civil litigation. All topics prescribed for Civil Procedure for admission as a legal practitioner in Queensland are included in this book. Those topics discuss: the nature, sources and function of procedural law, including overriding objective justice and efficiencies; the structure of the Queensland civil court system and the civil jurisdiction of the Supreme Court, the District Court, the Magistrates Courts and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal; the process for commencing proceedings, including limitation periods, joining multiple plaintiffs and defendants, and selecting proper form of originating process; how to serve originating process, including outside of Australia; the Notice of Intention to Defend,...
Department/SchoolFaculty of Law
Place of publicationAustralia