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Credit Associates of Maui, Ltd. v. Freitas

Intermediate Court of Appeals of Hawaii

June 18, 2013

CREDIT ASSOCIATES OF MAUI, LTD., Plaintiff-Appellee,
v.
WILLIAM K. FREITAS AND CINDY K. FREITAS, Defendants-Appellants, and PA'A POHAKU BUILDERS, INC., Defendant" Appellee

NOT FOR PUBLICATION IN WEST'S HAWAI'I REPORTS AND PACIFIC REPORTER

APPEAL FROM THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE THIRD CIRCUIT NORTH AND SOUTH KONA DIVISION (CIVIL NO. 3RC12-1-112K)

Nakamura, C.J., Foley and Ginoza, JJ.

ORDER DISMISSING DEFENDANT-APPELLANT PA'A POHAKU BUILDERS, INC.'S APPEAL

Upon review of the record, it appears that (1) on May 30, 2 013, Defendants-Appellants William K. Freitas and Cindy Freitas filed a notice of appeal signed by each of them, pro se, that also purports to be filed on behalf of Defendant-Appellant Pa'a Pohaku Builders, Inc.; (2) William K. Freitas and Cindy K. Freitas are not attorneys licensed to practice law in Hawai'i; (3) neither of them is authorized to file a notice of appeal on behalf of Pa'a Pohaku Builders, Inc., see Oahu Plumbing & Sheet Metal, Ltd. v. Kona Constr., Inc., 60 Haw. 372, 377, 590 P.2d 570, 573-74 (1979); HRS §§ 605-2, 605-14; and (4) a corporation, such as Pa'a Pohaku Builders, Inc., "cannot appear and represent itself either in person or by its officers, but can do so only by an attorney admitted to practice law." Id. at 374, 590 P.2d at 572 {citations omitted). Therefore.

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the appeal is dismissed as to Defendant-Appellant Pa'a Pohaku Builders, Inc.


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