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Business Names Appeal Rules 1998

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Business Names Appeal Rules 1998

THE SUPERIOR NUMBER OF THE ROYAL COURT, in pursuance of Article 13 of the Royal Court (Jersey) Law 1948 and of Article 19 of the Registration of Business Names (Jersey) Law 1956, and all other powers enabling it in this behalf, has made the following Rules –

Commencement [see endnotes]

1        Interpretation

In these Rules –

“Court” has the same meaning as in the Law;

“Law” means the Registration of Business Names (Jersey) Law 1956;

“registrar” has the same meaning as in the Law.

2        Notice of appeal

(1)     A person who wishes to appeal to the Court from any decision of the registrar under Article 16(1) of the Law shall, within 21 days of the date of the notice of such decision, lodge with the Judicial Greffier a notice of appeal in accordance with the Form in the Schedule.

(2)     The notice of appeal shall be accompanied by a copy of the registrar’s notice from which the appeal is brought, a statement of the grounds of appeal and of the appellant’s case in its support.

3        Determination in chambers

If the appellant does not state in the appellant’s notice of appeal that he or she wishes to be heard by the Court, the Court may determine the appeal in Chambers.

4        Hearing

(1)     If the appellant states in the notice of appeal that the appellant wishes to be heard by the Court, the Judicial Greffier shall cause to be served on the appellant and the registrar a notice of the time and day fixed by the Court for the hearing of the appeal. Such notice shall be served not less than 4 clear days before the day so fixed.

(2)     At the hearing of the appeal the registrar and the appellant may be heard either in person or through an advocate of the Royal Court.

5        Costs

The costs of and incidental to all proceedings in the Court under the Law shall be in the discretion of the Court and the Court shall have power to determine by whom and to what extent the costs shall be paid.

6        Citation

These Rules may be cited as the Business Names Appeal Rules 1998.

 


SCHEDULE

FORM

Registration of Business Names (Jersey) Law 1956

APPEAL UNDER ARTICLE 16(2)

(a)

Full names(s) of

I/we (a)

 

appellant(s)

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

(b)

Business address

of (b)

 

of appellant(s)

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

hereby give notice of appeal to the Royal Court from the decision of the registrar dated the      ................   day of ...................,  ........,

(c)

Insert details of

whereby the registrar decided (c)

 

the decision

........................................................................

 

complained of

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

........................................................................

 

 

 

 

 

Accompanying this notice is a copy of the registrar’s notice from which the appeal is brought, a statement of the grounds of appeal and of my/our case for the decision of the Royal Court.

(d)

Strike out if not so desired

I/we desire to be heard by the Royal Court on this appeal. (d)

 

 

Dated the ................. day of ................, .........

 

 

Signature(s) ....................................................

 

 

....................................................

 

 

....................................................

 

 

....................................................

 


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History


Legislation

Year and No

Commencement

Business Names Appeal (Jersey) Rules 1998

R&O.9237

1 July 1998

 

Table of Renumbered Provisions

Original

Current

6

spent, omitted from this revised edition

7

6

Table of Endnote References

There are currently no endnote references


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