Federal Courts Rules
Marginal note:By member
299.12 (1) A member of a class of persons may commence an action on behalf of the members of that class.
Marginal note:Statement of claim
(2) The statement of claim in an action commenced by a member of a class of persons on behalf of the members of that class shall be prefaced by the heading "Proposed Class Action".
Marginal note:Motion for certification of action
(3) A member who commences an action on behalf of a class of persons shall bring a motion for the certification of the action as a class action and the appointment of the member as representative plaintiff.
Marginal note:Who may be representative
(4) The representative of a class shall be a person who may act as a plaintiff under these Rules.
- SOR/2002-417, s. 17
- Date modified: