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Federal Courts Rules (SOR/98-106)

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Regulations are current to 2022-05-02 and last amended on 2022-01-13. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Multiple persons joined as parties

 Two or more persons who are represented by the same solicitor may join in one proceeding as plaintiffs, applicants or appellants where

  • (a) if separate proceedings were brought by each of them, a common question of law or fact would arise in all of the proceedings; or

  • (b) the relief claimed, whether joint, several or alternative, arises from substantially the same facts or matter.

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