Proceedings

Notice from the
Office of the Secretary

Ontario Crest

Ontario
Securities
Commission


20 Queen St. W.
22nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3S8
Commission des
valeurs mobilières
de l'Ontario
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 16, 2017


BENEDICT CHENG, FRANK SOAVE, JOHN DAVID ROTHSTEIN and ERIC TREMBLAY



TORONTO – The Commission issued an Order in the above named matter which provides that:

  1. Cheng’s motions in respect of a stay, to exclude evidence and relating to disclosure, and Staff’s cross-motions, if any, shall be heard on December 18, 19, 20 and 21, 2017, beginning at 10:00 a.m. on each scheduled day, or on such other dates as may be agreed to by the parties and set by the Office of the Secretary, and:
    1. Staff shall serve and file its motion materials on every other party by no later than November 24, 2017; and,
    2. Cheng shall serve and file any responding motion materials on every other party by no later than December 6, 2017;
  2. Soave shall serve and file a list of the witnesses he intends to call on every other party and shall serve on every such party a summary of the evidence that each witness is expected to give, no later than November 29, 2017;
  3. the Respondents shall provide to every other party the name of any expert witness they intend to call and a summary of the issues on which any expert will be giving evidence, no later than January 4, 2018;
  4. the Respondents shall serve and file any report by an expert witness on every other party no later than January 30, 2018; and
  5. the hearing on the merits shall be heard on April 16, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, and 30, and May 2, 3, and 4, 2018, commencing at 10:00 a.m. on each scheduled day, or on such other dates as may be agreed to by the parties and set by the Office of the Secretary.
A copy of the Order dated November 15, 2017 is available at www.osc.gov.on.ca.

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
GRACE KNAKOWSKI
SECRETARY TO THE COMMISSION


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