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Federal Courts Rules (SOR/98-106)

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Regulations are current to 2024-02-06 and last amended on 2022-01-13. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Leave to intervene

  •  (1) The Court may, on motion, grant leave to any person to intervene in a proceeding.

  • Marginal note:Contents of notice of motion

    (2) Notice of a motion under subsection (1) shall

    • (a) set out the full name and address of the proposed intervener and of any solicitor acting for the proposed intervener; and

    • (b) describe how the proposed intervener wishes to participate in the proceeding and how that participation will assist the determination of a factual or legal issue related to the proceeding.

  • Marginal note:Directions

    (3) In granting a motion under subsection (1), the Court shall give directions regarding

    • (a) the service of documents; and

    • (b) the role of the intervener, including costs, rights of appeal and any other matters relating to the procedure to be followed by the intervener.

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