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Pleadings and case management


Cairns, B, Pleadings and case management, Precedent, 142, (Sept/Oct) pp. 4-7. ISSN 1449-7719 (2017) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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The formal rules of pleading in Australian higher and intermediate courts developed in the 19th century, before the advent of case flow management, the mass of electronically stored information and increasingly complicated commercial transactions. Nowadays, pleadings have to operate in the context of the civil justice overriding or overarching objectives of justice and efficiency, and case management.

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Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Keywords:pleading (criminal procedure), court rules, claims, social case work, court congestion and delay
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Public law
Research Field:Public law not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Justice and the law
Objective Field:Justice and the law not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Cairns, B (Dr Bernard Cairns)
ID Code:122733
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Law
Deposited On:2017-11-24
Last Modified:2017-11-24

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