Litigation and Dispute Processing (11276.1)
|Level:||Advanced Unit Level|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline:||School of Law & Justice|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2019 Semester 1 MR Andrew HENDERSON (Ph: ) ON-CAMPUS 2020 Semester 1 MR Andrew HENDERSON (Ph: ) ON-CAMPUS
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This unit exposes students to the process for the resolution of civil disputes from the commencement of proceedings to preparation for trial and the enforcement of judgment. The unit encompasses the role of case management and court annexed processes for the alternative resolution of disputes as a means of efficiently resolving civil litigation.
This unit may be co-taught with a PG version of the unit.
Upon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Actively and independently manage a litigation process to the point of interlocutory determination, including: (a) selecting the appropriate jurisdiction in which to commence civil proceedings; (b) effectively serving process; (c) drafting pleadings to identify and clarify the issues in dispute; (d) interlocutory proceedings; (e) obtaining evidence; (f) setting a matter down for trial; and (g) enforcing judgment.
2. Identify and explain the requirements of case management, settling down a matter for trial and enforcing judgment;
3. Explain the importance of lawyers' obligations in relation to the management of trust money explain; and
4. Explain and analyse legal practitioners' obligations to clients, parties and the court at each stage of civil litigation.
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Semester 1, 2019
On-Campus Attendance (Expected) and Online Content (ON-CAMPUS)
- Assessment Task 1: Memorandum and letter (20% )
- Assessment Task 2 – Originating process and statement of claim / Response (30% )
- Assessment Task 3 – Application for summary judgment / Response to application for summary judgment (30% )
- Assessment task 4: Hearing of application for summary judgment (20% )
- On-Campus Attendance (Expected) and Online Content (ON-CAMPUS)
- Semester 1, 2019
One 1 hour lecture and one 2 hour interactive workshop on campus per week.
This unit is only available to students in a Bachelor of Laws. Students must pave passed unit 11251 Foundations of Law and Justice.
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