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I’m looking for a layperson’s guide to the Taiwanese legal process.
Including answers to these sorts I’d questions: How does it proceed from the time the first pleadings/Petition is filed? How long does it generally take the Court to determine how much the filing fee will be? Who (e.g. the court?) serves the Respondent/Defendant, and how long does it generally take? What are the next steps/options after that?
I can read the Civil Code, but can’t find any narrative about how the matter proceeds through the court system. My understanding is that it’s something like the Quebec/France inquisitorial system, rather than the UK common law system.