Chapter

Submitting and Receiving a Complaint in Minor Matters

Linxia Liang

in Delivering Justice in Qing China

Published by British Academy

Published in print December 2007 | ISBN: 9780197263990
Published online February 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191734373 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5871/bacad/9780197263990.003.0002

Series: British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs

Submitting and Receiving a Complaint in Minor Matters

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Modern History (1700 to 1945)

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter discusses how to submit and receive a complaint in minor matters. It examines the jurisdiction for accepting a complaint, specifically the jurisdiction of magistrates. The next section covers the requirement concerning time limits for submitting and receiving a petition, followed by a discussion of petitioners and their agents, scriveners, and litigation masters. The proper form of the complaint and submitting and receiving a complaint are discussed in the last portion of the chapter.

Keywords: complaints; minor matters; jurisdiction; magistrates; time limits; petitioners; agents; scriveners; litigation masters; complaint forms

Chapter.  13444 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at British Academy »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.