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The Civil Court Practice 2015: The Green Book isbn 9781405794824

The Civil Court Practice 2014: The Green Book

Edited by: P.K.J. Thompson, Louise di Mambro

ISBN13: 9781405787291
New Edition ISBN: 9781405794824
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781405778640
Published: October 2014
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback 2 Vols, Forms, Tables, Supp, CD + eBook
Price: Out of print

Whether you're practicing in the High Court or county courts, you need the Green Book. This esteemed guide is essential to bringing, defending and appealing civil proceedings and has indispensible coverage of the CPR. Fully cross-referenced to Butterworths Civil Court Precedents, it features commentary from experts including Lord Justices of Appeal, district judges and leading practitioners.

The Green Book is the essential guide to bringing, defending and appealing civil proceedings and is an indispensable source of reference for all practitioners whether in the High Court or county courts. It provides focused, authoritative and comprehensive coverage of the CPR and is fully cross-referenced to Butterworths Civil Court Precedents.

Volume One examines procedure in the civil courts and contains the Civil Procedure Rules 1998.

Volume Two covers general and more specific jurisdiction of the civil courts. Included in Volume 2 are the Supreme Court Rules and PDs and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council Rules and PDs.

  • The October Volume One & Procedure and Guidance & CD-ROM Reissues were published in November 2014
  • The Main Work was published in March 2014
A separate forms supplement sets out all available forms listed in CPR PD 4 together with some additional forms. Also included is a supplement containing the procedural tables for easy desk top reference. These tables assist in complicated or lengthy procedures which have to be completed against the clock, minimising the risk of error.

A CD-ROM provides the full text and the complete set of fillable and downloadable forms.

Essential commentary and explanatory notes are included throughout, written by an expert editorial board, including Lord Justices of Appeal, QBD and Chancery Masters, district judges and leading practitioners. A Green Book subscription also includes a completely updated Volume One reissued for free in October, as well as updating supplements throughout the year, and a regular newsletter Civil Court News containing case summaries and articles.

The Green Book is known for its clear, comprehensive and pertinent explanation of the Rules, the cases and their application. This detailed coverage is unrivalled by other texts on civil procedure and places the Green Book firmly at the top of the litigation tree.

All in 2 main volumes - nothing archived. Available in 3 formats - book and CD-ROM, and online as part of the Civil Procedure menu. The Green Book can be with you wherever and whenever.

This year the service also includes the Civil Court Practice 2014 eBook.

Courts and Procedure
Volume 1

How to use The Civil Court Practice
Developments since the October 2011 Reissue
Table of Statutes
Table of Civil Procedure Rules
Table of Rules of the Supreme Court
Table of County Court Rules
Table of Other Statutory Instruments
Table of Practice Directions
Table of Cases

Part I
Procedure in the Civil Courts
Civil Procedure Rules 1998
Parts 1-79
Schedule 1 Rules of the Supreme Court 1965
Schedule 2 County Court Rules 1981
The Chancery Guide
The Queen?s Bench Guide

Volume 2

Table of Statutes
Table of Statutory Instruments
Table of Practice Directions
Table of Cases

Part II
General Jurisdiction
Supreme Court Act 1981
County Courts Act 1984
High Court and County Courts Jurisdiction Order 1991
Courts Act 2003
Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007
Appeals to the Supreme Court
Part III
Special Jurisdiction
Anti-Social Behaviour
Consumer Contracts
Contempt of Court
Crown Proceedings
Data Protection
Family Proceedings
Family Provision
Funding of Legal Services
Funds in Court
Human Rights
Landlord & Tenant and Housing
Mental Health
Mobile Homes
Patents and Other Intellectual Property
Personal Injury and Death
Personal Property
Real Property
Trusts and Administration of Estates
Procedural Tables Supplement
Forms Supplement