Sorry, I don’t speak Legalese: Class Action

A class action is when a large group of affected people form a collective claim over a common legal issue. A class action is also sometimes called group litigation.   The class action will form one single claim of representative action against a defendant, person, or organisation for alleged wrongdoing.  Types of class action  Some types […]

Sorry, I don’t speak Legalese: Test Case

 What is a test case?  Test cases are used to provide a clearer definition of a law, or to assess its validity. They are often used by interested groups or individuals who want to:   • Challenge the lawfulness of legislation or how the legislation is being applied   • Obtain a ruling on an untested point of […]