IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT,
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5 AS AMENDED
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IN THE MATTER OF
BUNTING & WADDINGTON INC., ARVIND SANMUGAM, JULIE WINGET
AND JENIFER BREKELMANS
WHEREAS on March 22, 2012, the Ontario Securities Commission (the “Commission”) issued a Notice of Hearing, pursuant to sections 127 and 127.1 of the Securities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, as amended (the “Act”) (the “Notice of Hearing”) in connection with a Statement of Allegations filed by Staff of the Commission (“Staff”) on March 22, 2012, to consider whether it is in the public interest to make certain orders against Bunting & Waddington Inc. (“B&W”), Arvind Sanmugam (“Sanmugam”), Julie Winget (“Winget”) and Jenifer Brekelmans (“Brekelmans”) (collectively, the “Respondents”);
AND WHEREAS on April, 13, 2012, Staff filed Affidavits of Service evidencing service of the Notice of Hearing and the Statement of Allegations on the Respondents;
AND WHEREAS on April 16, 2012, a first appearance hearing was held before the Commission and Staff, Winget and counsel for Brekelmans appeared in person, Sanmugam attended via teleconference and no one appeared for B&W;
AND WHEREAS Staff advised that it is preparing the disclosure in this matter and anticipates that it will deliver the disclosure in the next two to three weeks;
AND WHEREAS the Commission ordered that the hearing is adjourned to such date and time as set by the Office of the Secretary and agreed to by the parties, for a confidential pre-hearing conference;
AND WHEREAS the Commission is in receipt of correspondence from the parties and has considered the submissions therein;
AND WHEREAS the Commission is of the opinion that it is in the public interest to make this order;
IT IS ORDERED that a confidential pre-hearing conference will be held at 3:00 p.m. on June 19, 2012.
DATED at Toronto this 29th day of May, 2012.
Edward P. Kerwin