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Taiwan Legal Process

Postby Expatnzer » Thu Apr 26, 2018 12:32

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.
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