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Published: 22 May 2018

3,456 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198817628

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A new practitioner law publication

Blackstone's Civil Practice 2018

Edited by Stuart Sime and Derek French
The Rt Hon Sir Maurice Kay

Blackstone's Civil Practice

  • Uniquely structured by the chronology of a claim, guiding the user through every stage of a claim
  • Expert description and analysis of civil litigation in the county courts and High Court
  • An indispensable strategic tool for experienced practitioners and an excellent way into civil practice for practitioners embarking on their careers
  • Quick reference section at the front as well as a superior index to aid efficient navigation
  • Affordable prices and purchasing choices: choose from the paperback 'concise' commentary-only, the hardback 'complete' full service, and the digital pack which includes an electronic version, for enhanced portability and searchability
  • Includes all the support materials and checklists you expect and need in one complete volume
  • Superior index aids navigation with a quick reference section at the front that provides an alternative navigation option
  • Includes all the support materials and checklists you expect and need in one complete volume

New to this Edition:

  • The 87th update to the Civil Procedure Rules of 27 December 2016 (new Practice Direction 31C to assist with implementation of Directive 2014/104/EU on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union, in particular articles 5 and 6 of that Directive)
  • The Insolvency Rules 2016, which came into force on 6 April 2017 and replaced the Insolvency Rules 1986. We have a large number of references to the 1986 Rules in the book, mainly in chapters 82 (Insolvency Proceedings and Companies Matters), 83 (Bankruptcy), and 84 (Insolvency Applications and Appeals)