UQ

Semester 1, 2018


Compiled Revision Notes

52 pages

21,894 words

$34.00

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Description

TO BE USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH "Compiled Legislation"

Topics Covered:
Starting Proceedings
Interlocutory Steps
Pleadings
Notification to Defend
Mediation
During court
Jurisdiction and Forum
Types of Court Jurisdiction
Subject Matter Jurisdiction
High Court of Australia
Federal Court
Supreme Court
District Court
Magistrates Court
Transfer of Proceedings between Queensland Courts
Commencement in a particular district (Supreme Court or District Court) or a particular Magistrates Court
Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT)
Cross-vesting jurisdiction of courts
Commencement
Limitation Periods
General Steps
Amendment of Originating Process After Limitation Period
The Defendant’s Response
Service
Parties
Third Party Procedure
Representative/Class Actions
Rules of Pleadings
Applications and Case Management
Court-imposed structures on the litigation process
Practice Rules
Issues Brought Before the Court
Court Process
Preservation of Property
Disclosure
Duty of Disclosure
Lawyer’s Obligations in Relation to Disclosure
Carrying Out the Duty of Disclosure
Disclosure of Documents Expressly Referred to in Pleadings or Affidavits
Privileged Documents
Legal Professional Privilege
Waiver of Privilege
Express Waiver
Implied Waiver
Inadvertent Waiver
Objections to Disclosure
Relief from the Duty to Disclose
Interrogatories
Disclosure by a non-party
Subpoenas
Pre-pleading Disclosure
Dismissal for want of prosecution
Default Judgement
Summary Judgement
Offers to Settle and Costs
Costs More Generally
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Court-based ADR
Non-Court-Based ADR
Other Forms of ADR
Conduct of Mediation
Mediation Process
Lawyer’s Role in Mediation
Ethical Responsibilities During Mediation
Trial
Jury Trial
Attendance at trial
Decisions without an oral hearing
Evidence
Expert Evidence
Appeals
Enforcing Judgements

Author

Alwyn

Campus

UQ, St Lucia

Member since

September 2018