This episode is part of the English Legal System (Module 6): An Introduction to Civil Procedure.
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This episode looks at the steps parties should take before commencing civil proceedings including:
• Trying to resolve the dispute using alternative dispute resolution
• Sending a letter before action
In the episode I mention an example of a letter before action. You can find on teh Citizens Advice website here.
Question for listeners
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