When the plaintiff in a civil action is trustee for another, or has no actual interest in the contract on which the action is founded, a demand against the plaintiff may not be pleaded by way of counterclaim, but a demand against the person whom he represents or for whose benefit the action is brought may be pleaded.
Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 13-504. 1973 Ed., § 13-504. DC CODE § 13-504 Current through December 11, 2012
(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 516, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)