The Courts Procedure and Damages Sec B

The following topics form part of Section B of The Concept of Liability at AS.

Outline of Civil Courts: County Court, High Court.

Outline procedure to Trial: claim form; opportunities for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR); case management; three tracks.

Outline of burden and standard of proof, including res ipsa loquitur.

Outline of compensatory damages: compensation for personal injuries and property; mitigation of loss; general and special; pecuniary and non-pecuniary; lump sums and structured settlements.

 

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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the AQA 1161 A/S Level/AQA 2161 A Level GCE Law course

Unit 1 LAW01 Law Making and the Legal System

Unit 2 LAW02 The Concept of Liability

Unit 3 LAW03 Criminal Law (Offences against the Person) or Contract Law

Unit 4 LAW04 Criminal Law (Offences against Property) or Tort, and Concepts of Law