Practice Note explains the purpose and process of the pre-trial mention. In preparation for the pre-trial mention, the parties are to take certain steps, as follows.
DISCUSS AND AGREE ON COURT BOOK
The parties are to discuss and agree on the Court Book which is to be filed in court at the pre-trial mention.
DISCUSS AND AGREE ON A SCHEDULE
The parties are to discuss and agree on a schedule describing:
the acquired land and comparable sales properties that the Court should inspect; which party relies on each comparable sale; a map showing the location of each property; and the time and arrangements for the Court to inspect each property.
GIVE NOTICE TO THE OTHER PARTY OF WITNESSES
Each party is to give notice to the other party of the witnesses required for cross-examination at the hearing (paragraphs 28 and 29 of the