Thursday, 25 June 2015, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

Civil Litigation: Should the rules be simpler?

The Rt Hon Lord Justice Stephen Richards

The address by Sir Stephen will explore the reasons why the rules of civil procedure are so long and complex, and whether it is desirable and practicable to simplify them, having regard in particular to the needs of litigants in person who are unfamiliar with the legal process.

 

This is the 2015 Gray's Inn Reading.

 

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The Rt Hon Lord Stephen Richards is a Lord Justice of Appeal and a Member of the Privy Council.

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25 June 2015

Civil Litigation: Should the rules be simpler?
The Rt Hon Lord Justice Stephen Richards

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