Intervenor


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Intervenor

An individual who is not already a party to an existing lawsuit but who makes himself or herself a party either by joining with the plaintiff or uniting with the defendant in resistance of the plain-tiff's claims.

See: amicus curiae, arbitrator, litigant, umpire
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the citizenship or other status of any intervenor shall not be considered, if his intervention is properly regarded as part of the same case or controversy as the original action.
The intervenor and the parties may not be related in such a
Charles, (72) the Supreme Court held that a defendant intervenor without an independent basis for standing in a dispute was unable to appeal an unfavorable decision without the original defendant.
Lombardi (88) the Eighth Circuit allowed an intervenor under Rule 24(b) despite acknowledging that the intervenor lacked Article III standing.
The NMB then denied the right of American Airlines mechanics to submit their authorisation cards in favor of AMFA's intervenor status.
The innocent spouse relief was similarly agreed by stipulation of Baran and the commissioner, but disputed by the intervenor.
Many claim, only half in jest, that the most substantive document filed by the intervenor is usually its Notice of Intervention.
Michigan's Integrated Program: A Mutual Effort by a VR Agency and Community Mental Health Agencies Using the Intervenor Concept
At least two physicians should be present, preferably one who is close to the physician, and an experienced intervenor.
Acceptance of assistance as an intervenor means that Kumar, who has alleged before the court that he was ' framed in a bribery case and suspended to protect influential people involved in the scandal and sabotage the probe' will get a chance to reveal to the court whatever he knows regarding the scandal.
Page's husband, Chris Page, is the official intervenor in this case, and the judge wrote that Chris Page has "a large pool of neighbors that pay his costs and attorneys fees.
The Metis Nation will not allow this decision to stand and the MNC will be taking active measures to prepare its intervenor application.