Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada
Version of section 15 from 2014-01-01 to 2016-12-31:
15 (1) Subject to Rule 17, counsel for a party in the court appealed from is deemed to be counsel before the Court.
(2) Subject to subrule (3), a party may either act in person or be represented by counsel.
(3) A corporation, partnership or unincorporated association shall be represented by counsel unless
(a) it was permitted to be represented by a person other than counsel in any of the lower courts and it chooses to continue to be represented by that person in the Court; or
(b) on motion, a judge grants it leave to be represented by a person other than counsel in accordance with the applicable federal or provincial legislative enactment.
- SOR/2013-175, s. 5
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