Tag: PROCEDURE

What is Procedural knowledge

Procedural knowledge Procedural knowledge or know-how is the knowledge of how to perform some task. Know-how is different from other kinds of knowledge such as propositional knowledge in that it can be directly applied to a task. Procedural knowledge about solving problems differs […]

Practice guidelines for lawyers in the Court of Chancery: Delaware USA

Court of Chancery-These guidelines reflect some suggested best practices for moving cases forward to completion in the Court of Chancery. They have been developed jointly by the Court and its Rules Committee to provide help to practitioners. The members of the Court and its Rules Committee recognize that a particular situation may call for the parties to proceed in a different manner. Likewise, a member of the Court may prefer in the context of a given case that the parties proceed in a different manner.

JUDGMENT BY DEFAULT

A tenant who lost by default was not for ever barred, but could regain his land if he succeeded in a writ “of a higher nature”; thus, if he had lost by default  in an assize he could still recover if his title was sufficient in a writ of entry, or if he had lost by default in a writ of entry, he could resort to a writ of right. Even in a writ of right, a judgment by default will not bar a future writ of right except in certain circumstances.