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Winding-up and Restructuring Act

Version of section 133 from 2012-12-19 to 2024-05-28:


Marginal note:Solicitors and counsel representing classes of creditors

  •  (1) A court, if satisfied that, with respect to the whole or any portion of the proceedings before it, the interests of creditors, claimants or shareholders — or, in the case of a federal credit union, members, creditors, claimants or shareholders — can be classified, may, after notice by advertisement or otherwise, nominate and appoint a solicitor and counsel to represent each or any class for the purpose of the proceedings, and all the persons composing any such class are bound by the acts of the solicitor and counsel so appointed.

  • Marginal note:Service of solicitor

    (2) Service on the solicitor appointed to represent a class of notices, orders or other proceedings of which service is required shall for all purposes be, and be deemed to be, good and sufficient service thereof on all the persons composing the class represented by him.

  • Marginal note:Costs

    (3) The court may, by the order appointing a solicitor and counsel for any class, or by subsequent order, provide for the payment of the costs of the solicitor and counsel by the liquidator of the company out of the assets of the company, or out of such portion thereof as to the court seems just and proper.

  • R.S., 1985, c. W-11, s. 133
  • 2010, c. 12, s. 2134

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