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FEDERAL COURT RULES 2011 - RULE 36.11

Directions

             (1)  A party may apply to the Court, constituted by a single Judge, for directions in relation to the management, conduct and hearing of an appeal.

             (2)  Without limiting subrule (1), a party may apply to the Court for an order for the following:

                     (a)  an extension of the time within which to appeal;

                     (b)  giving leave to amend the grounds of appeal;

                     (c)  joining or removing of a party to the appeal;

                     (d)  security for costs;

                     (e)  giving summary judgment;

                      (f)  making an interlocutory order pending, or after, the determination of an appeal to the Court;

                     (g)  making an order by consent disposing of an appeal including an order for costs;

                     (h)  dismissing an appeal for want of prosecution;

                      (i)  vacating a hearing date;

                      (j)  making an order that an appeal to the Court be dismissed for:

                              (i)  failure to comply with a direction of the Court; or

                             (ii)  failure of the appellant to attend a hearing relating to the appeal;

                     (k)  the conduct of the appeal including:

                              (i)  contents of the appeal book; and

                             (ii)  the use of written submissions; and

                            (iii)  limiting the time for oral argument;

                      (l)  the conduct of the appeal without an oral hearing subject to the condition that the parties be entitled to present written submissions;

                    (m)  the staying of an order of the Full Court.

Note:          This subrule sets out the powers mentioned in section 25 of the Act.

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