Company Law Board Regulations, 1991
19. Rights of a party to appear before the Bench –
1. Every party may appear before a Bench in person or through an authorized representative.
2. A party may, in writing, authorize an Advocate or a Secretary-in-whole-time practice or a practising Chartered Accountant or practising Cost and Works Accountant, to function as a representative of such party. A company may appoint and authorise its Directors or Company Secretary to appear, in its behalf, in any proceedings before the Bench. The Central Government, the Regional Director or the Registrar may authorise an officer to appear in its behalf.