|528C||Title:||COPYRIGHT TRIBUNAL RULES||Gazette Number:|
|Rule:||17||Heading:||Withdrawal of reference or application||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
The originator may withdraw a reference under section 25 or 26, or an application under section 27, 27A or 41B, at any time before it has been finally disposed of, by notice in writing served on the clerk (who shall serve copies thereof on every other party to the proceedings), but such withdrawal shall be without prejudice to the tribunalˇ¦s power to make an order as to the payment of costs incurred up to the time of service of the notice: (L.N. 5 of 1997)
Provided that, on the application of a licensing body named therein or of any other party, the tribunal may proceed with the reference or application notwithstanding its purported withdrawal and may for this purpose substitute such part as originator and give such consequential directions as may be necessary.