Civil Court Service 2019

Commentary

Civil Court Service 2019

Under the Editorship of His Honour Judge Graeme Smith, the Brown Book provides concise, relevant commentary to practitioners who need fast and reliable answers to procedural matters in the civil courts.

Published annually, the Brown Book comprises:


  • Procedural Guides - Step-by-step guides to court applications and procedures, with references to applicable rules, statutory provisions, case-law and fees.

  • Civil Procedure Rules and Practice Directions - Each Part of the CPR contains a General Introduction comprising an Overview of the Part, significant recent developments, and details of the relevant Procedural Guides and court forms, together with detailed commentary on the rules.

  • Other Practice Directions — other relevant practice directions for practice in the civil courts

  • Pre-Action Protocols - Full text of all Pre-Actions Protocols with expert commentary.

  • Court Guides - Full text of all relevant court guides.

  • Fees - Full text of the latest fees orders.

  • Statutory Materials - Related statutory materials.

  • Miscellaneous — Court directories and other useful information.


Civil Court Service ('The Brown Book') provides access to the full text of the CPR and all relevant materials in a single volume, combined with authoritative commentary from a team of leading judges and practitioners.

Under the Editorship of His Honour Judge Graeme Smith, the Brown Book provides concise, relevant commentary to practitioners who need fast and reliable answers to procedural matters in the civil courts.

Civil Court Service provides the latest amendments to legislation and guidance, all expertly annotated to keep you up to date.

Contributors

His Honour Judge Graeme Smith General editor
 Richard Stevens OBE Founding editor