Bullen & Leake & Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings, 17th edition
Author: Lord Dan Brennan, QC; The Hon Mr Justice William Blair; The Right Hon Professor Sir Robin Jacob; The Hon Mr Justice Brian Langstaff
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell U.K.
Bullen & Leake & Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings is widely regarded as the essential guide to drafting statements of case. It offers authoritative, structured precedents of statement of case complete with guiding commentary across both mainstream and specialist areas of practice.
The new 17th edition:
Covers all branches of litigation from common areas such as personal injury and employment to the more specialist ones such as sport and aviation
Includes a range of templates which can easily be modified to assist you with the case on which you are working
Contains example claims and defences to help ensure you are aware of the correct procedures
Sets out each section in standard order, with commentary followed by the precedents split by claims and defences
Refers to case law and cites relevant legislation
Compiled by a team of over 60 leading barristers
Two new chapters covering competition and construction law
A completely revised chapter on Harassment – further to the coming into force of the Equality Act 2010 – and Immigration, and substantial changes to Clinical Negligence, Product Liability, Constructive Trust and Tracing and Judicial Review
New or amended forms and precedents, particularly in:
Assault, False Imprisonment and Malicious Prosecution
Carriage by Air