Costs in civil litigation
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Costs in civil litigation the new regime by Rod Gray

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Published by Northumberland Law in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English


  • Civil procedure -- Great Britain -- Costs.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed.: July, 1999.

StatementRod Gray.
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22620878M
ISBN 10187329848X

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