English for Lawyers 1. Lecturer: Miljen Matijašević G10, room 6/I, Tue 11:30-12:30 e-mail: miljen.matijasevic @ gmail.com Session 9, 13 Dec 2013. Today’s session. Revision of the last session Civil Procedure in the UK Vocabulary practice. Revision of the last session. Legal Aid.
Answer the following questions with your partner:
What two types of legal assistance do people usually need?
What are the means and merit tests?
What types of casesusually qualify for free legal aid?
What is a Conditional Fee Agreement?
a balance of probabilities
breach of contract
liable - liability
balance of probabilities
file a claim
(to serve the claim ON the defendant)
small claims track
"no case to answer"