Anthony Edwards, DJ Freeman Freelance
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9 April 1999
Reform of the civil justice system – part two In the context of the reforms to the civil justice system, three major changes will alter the rules for disclosure of documents, experts' evidence and offers to settle The new procedures aim to improve the management of the courts, with an eye to decreasing costs and delays Most experienced disputes lawyers will adapt rapidly to the Lord Chancellor's sweeping procedural reforms when they take effect after 25
12 February 1999
Reform of the civil justice system The Government is aiming to modernise the civil justice system in order to improve the management of the courts – with an emphasis on reducing costs and delays Fundamental changes, which became operational from the end of April, should result in a less litigious approach to cases