Volume XVI: Civil Procedure | Chapter 9 (2012): Effects of Judgements (Res Judicata)
Completed in 1990 with updates in 2010.
Albrecht Zeuner and Harald Koch
A. The Basic Function of Res Judicata
6. In general. – As a comparative inquiry demonstrates, one of the principal functions of a civil lawsuit, quite generally, is to decide the legal relations and contentions that …