Civil Litigation in China and Europe

Essays on the Role of the Judge and the Parties

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7665-4 (Print) 978-94-007-7666-1 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-7

    The Role of the Judge and the Parties in Civil Litigation in China and Europe: An Introduction

  3. China: Mainland

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-37

      China: Mainland. Efficiency at the Expense of Quality?

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      Pages 39-58

      Case Management in China’s Civil Justice System

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      Pages 59-68

      From ‘Trial Management’ to ‘Case Management’

  4. China: Hong Kong

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Pages 71-125

      China: Hong Kong. Selective Adoption of the English Woolf Reforms

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      Pages 127-138

      Impact of Civil Justice Reform on Alternative Dispute Resolution: A Hong Kong Perspective

  5. Austria & Germany

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-177

      Austria & Germany: A History of Successful Reforms

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      Pages 179-184

      The Austrian Model of Cooperation Between the Judges and the Parties

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      Pages 185-194

      ‘Mediation Judges’ in Germany: Mutual Interference of EU Standards and National Developments

  6. Croatia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-221

      Croatia: Omnipotent Judges as the Cause of Procedural Inefficiency and Impotence

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      Pages 223-232

      Commercial Courts in Croatia and Case Management

  7. Italy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Pages 235-255

      Italy: Civil Procedure in Crisis

  8. The Netherlands

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 257-257

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      Pages 259-280

      The Netherlands: A No-Nonsense Approach to Civil Procedure Reform

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      Pages 281-295

      Mediation: A Desirable Case Management Tool for the Courts?

  9. Romania

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 297-297

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      Pages 299-331

      Romania: Procedural Reforms: Plus Ça Change, Plus C’est La Meme Chose

  10. Annex

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 333-333

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      Pages 335-347

      Case Management and Procedural Discipline in England & Wales: Fundamentals of an Essential New Technique

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      Pages 349-358

      Case Management in France

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 359-362