M P Jain The Code of Civil Procedure has garnered the reputation of an authoritative commentary on the law relating to civil procedure in India. It covers the provisions in seriatim following the sequence in the Code and explains them in a comprehensive manner. The fifth edition has been meticulously updated to include important case law and legislative amendments. In addition, redundant case law and obsolete legislation has been removed. This book is an essential reference for judges, lawyers, academicians, and will also prove useful for research scholars and students.
Professor M P Jain (1923-2004), a gold medallist from University of Delhi, and J.S.D from Yale Law School, USA had an extensive teaching experience of nearly five decades. He taught at several universities such as Banaras Hindu University and University of Delhi in India, as well as others in Malaysia, Singapore and Australia. He has authored various books, markedly, Indian Constitutional Law, Principles of Administrative Law, Outlines of Indian Legal History and Halsbury’s Laws of India: Administrative Law.