R.S.O. 1990, c.S.5, AS AMENDED
IN THE MATTER OF NEST ACQUISITIONS AND MERGERS,
IMG INTERNATIONAL INC., CAROLINE MYRIAM FRAYSSIGNES,
DAVID PELCOWITZ, MICHAEL SMITH, and
ROBERT PATRICK ZUK
WHEREAS on January 18, 2010, the Secretary of Ontario Securities Commission (the "Commission") issued a Notice of Hearing, pursuant to sections 37, 127 and 127.1 of the Ontario Securities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, as amended (the “Act”), for a hearing to commence at the offices of the Commission at 20 Queen Street West, 17th Floor Hearing Room on Monday, January 28th, 2010 at 10 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the hearing can be held;
AND WHEREAS on January 18, 2010, Staff of the Commission (“Staff”) filed with the Commission a Statement of Allegations in this matter;
AND WHEREAS previously on April 8, 2009 a temporary cease trade order was issued, pursuant to subsections 127(1) and 127(5) of the Act, ordering that all trading in securities by Nest Acquisitions and Mergers and Caroline Frayssignes shall cease, and on January 22, 2010, pursuant to subsection 127(8), this order was extended until the end of the hearing on the merits;
AND WHEREAS previously on June 11, 2009 a temporary cease trade order was issued, pursuant to subsections 127(1) and 127(5) of the Act, ordering that all trading in securities by IMG International Inc./Investors Marketing Group International Inc. and Michael Smith shall cease, and on January 22, 2010, pursuant to subsection 127(8) of the Act, this order was extended until the end of the hearing on the merits;
AND WHEREAS Staff served the respondents with copies of the Notice of Hearing and the Statement of Allegations dated January 18, 2010, as evidenced by the Affidavit of Tammy Orta sworn on January 27, 2010, and filed with the Commission;
AND WHEREAS on January 28, 2010, counsel for Staff, counsel for Robert Patrick Zuk, who was also acting as agent for counsel for Caroline Myriam Frayssignes and Nest Acquisitions and Mergers, and David Pelcowitz appeared before the Commission;
AND WHEREAS on January 28, 2010, no one appeared on behalf of Michael Smith and IMG International Inc.;
AND WHEREAS the parties present on January 28, 2010 consented to the adjournment of the hearing until March 22, 2010 for the purpose of reviewing the status of disclosure, determining whether any motions by any party will be brought, to set a date for a pre-hearing conference, if necessary, and to set dates for the hearing on the merits in this matter;
IT IS ORDERED that this matter is adjourned to March 22, 2010 at 10:00 a.m.
DATED at Toronto this 28th day of January 2010.
Carol S. Perry