IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT,
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5 AS AMENDED
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IN THE MATTER OF MAPLE LEAF INVESTMENT FUND CORP.,
JOE HENRY CHAU (aka: HENRY JOE CHAU, SHUNG KAI CHOW and
HENRY SHUNG KAI CHOW), TULSIANI INVESTMENTS INC., SUNIL TULSIANI
and RAVINDER TULSIANI
WHEREAS on August 12, 2010, the respondent Joe Henry Chau (a.k.a. Henry Joe Chau, Shung Kai Chow and Henry Shung Kai Chow) (“Chau”) brought a motion before the Ontario Securities Commission (the “Commission”) on his own behalf and on behalf of Maple Leaf Investment Fund Corp. requesting that the hearing on the merits in this matter be conducted electronically by videoconference;
AND WHEREAS on August 12, 2010, counsel for Staff of the Commission (“Staff”) appeared in person, and Chau and counsel for Ravinder Tulsiani appeared via telephone conference call;
AND WHEREAS counsel for Ravinder Tulsiani took no position regarding the motion, and Staff informed the Commission that counsel for Tulsiani Investments Inc. and Sunil Tulsiani notified them that they took no position regarding the motion;
AND WHEREAS Staff opposed on a number of grounds the granting of this motion;
AND WHEREAS we have reviewed the motion materials filed by Chau and Staff, and we have considered the submissions made at the hearing of the motion and we intend to issue reasons for this order in due course;
IT IS ORDERED THAT the motion brought by the respondent Chau that the hearing on the merits be conducted by videoconference is dismissed.
Dated at Toronto this 13th day of August, 2010.
James E. A. Turner