The Copyright Tribunal Rules 1989

Procedure, and decision of Tribunal

40.  (1)  Within 21 days of the service of the notice under rule 38, the other party shall serve on the Secretary a written answer to the applicant’s statement, and shall serve a copy of the same on the applicant and inform the Secretary of the date of such service.

(2) Rules 10 to 16 shall apply to proceedings in respect of an application under rules 38 and 39 as they apply to proceedings in respect of an application under rule 3.

(3) The final decision of the Tribunal on an application under rule 38 shall be given in writing and shall include a statement of the Tribunal’s reasons and where the Tribunal has varied a previous order there shall be annexed to the decision a copy of that order as varied; and the Secretary shall as soon as practicable serve on every party to the proceedings a copy of the Tribunal’s decision. Rule 18 shall apply with regard to the publication of the decision.