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 A/S A Level GCE Law course

Law Making and the Legal System

The Concept of Liability

Criminal Law (Offences against the Person) or Contract Law

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