Functional Standards for Civil Case Management Systems

This volume addresses the functions performed by civil case processing systems, where civil includes the general and limited jurisdiction case categories such as tort (e.g., automobile, malpractice, contract, and product liability), contracts, real property rights, and small claims. This volume excludes appeals filed with civil trial courts from lower courts (except for de novo appeals, which are included). The functional standards comprise the main part of this volume. Appendix A summarizes other factors to be investigated when developing and enhancing systems. Appendix B discusses electronic filing and the legal XML Electronic Filing concept model and its components. Enables or promotes database sharing and/or information sharing. Allows users to share databases more easily.
Other Standards: See also: Domestic Functional Standards Criminal Functional Standards Juvenile Functional Standards E-Filing Functional Standards Electronic Court Filing XML Standards

Date submitted: Jul 1, 2002

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