Civil Litigation is a process of Litigation where you can pursue a claim against a person or a company.
(1) These Rules are a procedural code with the overriding objective of enabling the court to deal with cases justly and at proportionate cost, Civil Litigation.
(2) Dealing with a case justly and at proportionate cost includes, so far as is practicable –
(a) ensuring that the parties are on an equal footing and can participate fully in proceedings and that parties and witnesses can give their best evidence;
(b) saving expense;
(c) dealing with the case in ways that are proportionate –
(i) to the amount of money involved;
(ii) to the importance of the case;
(iii) to the complexity of the issues; and
(iv) to the financial position of each party;
(d) ensuring that it is dealt with expeditiously and fairly;
(e) allotting to it an appropriate share of the court’s resources, while taking into account the need to allot resources to other cases; and
(f) enforcing compliance with rules, practice directions, and orders.