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civil litigation for non-lawyers

a plain english guide to civil cases in New Zealand written by Martin Dillon, barrister.

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publisheR: the legal drive ltd.

Civil litigation for non-lawyers provides information about how to run a civil Court case in New Zealand. It includes guidance on how to commence a claim in the District Court and the High Court, including what information is needed for particular documents. There is a detailed section on Court costs with tables and examples. It includes chapters on the Disputes Tribunal and the Tenancy Tribunal. The book is suited to someone undertaking any kind of civil claim without a lawyer. It is an e-book on Amazon. In printed form it would be about 330 pages. The book links to Court forms prepared by the author which the reader can download and fill out.

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