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Published: 22 May 2018

2,080 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198817635

Bookseller Code (07)

A new practitioner law publication

Blackstone's Civil Practice 2018: The Commentary

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
  • Written and edited by an expert team of academics, practitioners and judges, providing expert description and analysis of civil litigation in the county courts and High Court
  • An indispensable strategic tool for experienced practitioners, in-depth and detailed of commentary providing a complete analysis
  • An excellent way into civil practice for practitioners embarking on their careers and a useful teaching tool
  • Affordable prices and purchasing choices: PB 'concise' commentary-only, HB 'complete' full service, and digital pack

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. There are 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; all authored by Stuart Sime)

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