Supreme Court (Corporations) (WA) Rules 2004
Part 1-Preliminary


    1.5 Expressions used in these rules

    (1) In these rules, unless the contrary intention appears

    }applicant~ means a person claiming interlocutory relief in a proceeding;

    }ASIC Act~ means the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001 of the Commonwealth;

    }Commission~ means the Australian Securities and Investments Commission referred to in section 8 of the ASIC Act;

    }Corporations Act~ means the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth;

    }Corporations Regulations~ means the Corporations Regulations 2001 of the Commonwealth;

    }defendant~ means a person against whom relief (except interlocutory relief) is claimed under the Corporations Act or the ASIC Act, whether in an originating process or not;

    }interlocutory process~ means an interlocutory process in accordance with Form 3;

    }originating process~ means an originating process in accordance with Form 2;

    }plaintiff~ means a person claiming relief (except interlocutory relief) under the Corporations Act or the ASIC Act, whether in an originating process or not;

    }respondent~ means a person against whom interlocutory relief is claimed in a proceeding.

    (2) Unless the contrary intention appears, an expression used in these rules and in the Rules of the Supreme Court 1971 has the same meaning in these rules as it has in the Rules of the Supreme Court 1971.



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