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28 U.S.C. § 1654: Title 28, Part V, Chapter 111, Section 1654

§1654. Appearance personally or by counsel

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In all courts of the United States the parties may plead and conduct their own cases personally or by counsel as, by the rules of such courts, respectively, are permitted to manage and conduct causes therein.

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Problem Small businesses are not permitted to represent themselves in court, but are not large enough to afford overpriced lawyers
Solution Override the district local rules with a small change to legislation that will allow businesses to be represented pro se by their shareholders or directors if desired.
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