|528C||Title:||COPYRIGHT TRIBUNAL RULES||Gazette Number:|
|Rule:||8||Heading:||Objections to intervener's credentials||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
(1) Any party intending to object to an intervener's credentials shall, within 14 days of being served with a copy of the notice of intervention under rule 7, serve on the clerk a notice of objection substantially in accordance with Form 11.
(2) The clerk shall, as soon as practicable, serve on every other party to the proceedings a copy of any notice of objection served on him under paragraph (1).
(3) If the tribunal intends of its own motion to object to an intervener's credentials, the clerk shall, on the expiration of the time limited under rule 5(2)(c), serve on the intervener notice substantially in accordance with Form 12 and shall serve copies of such notice on every other party.
(4) Subject to any direction to the contrary that the chairman may give under rule 12, an objection to an intervener's credentials shall not operate as a stay of the proceedings and shall be considered by the tribunal at the same time as the reference or application in question.