Frequently Asked Questions About Proceedings
The Frequently Asked Questions About Proceedings is intended to assist individuals and parties involved in proceedings before the Ontario Securities Commission tribunal by answering frequently asked questions and providing a general overview of procedures that can be expected in tribunal proceedings in a user-friendly format.
|October 30, 2018||Frequently Asked Questions About Proceedings|
Rules of Procedure and Practice Guideline
The Rules of Procedure and Forms and the Practice Guideline apply to all proceedings before the Commission including proceedings commenced before their adoption. They apply to all proceedings where the Commission is required to hold a hearing or to afford to the parties to the proceeding an opportunity for a hearing before making a decision.
|December 10, 2019||Rules of Procedure and Forms|
|December 10, 2019||Practice Guideline|
|December 10, 2019||Notice of Adoption of Amendments to the Ontario Securities Commission’s Rules of Procedure and Forms and Practice Guideline|
|July 23, 2019||Downloadable Forms|
Book of Authorities
The Book of Authorities contains cases that have been frequently cited in Commission decisions.
A party relying on a case listed in the Book of Authorities need not reproduce the case in its entirety when filing hearing materials for use by adjudicative panels of the Commission. See the Commission's Practice Guideline for details on the use of the Book of Authorities in tribunal proceedings.
|August 28, 2018||Book of Authorities|
The Adjudication Guideline sets out standards of conduct concerning the professional and ethical responsibilities of the Secretary to the Commission, Office of the Secretary staff, and the Members of the Ontario Securities Commission when performing an adjudicative function.
|February 6, 2018||Adjudication Guideline|
|First Quarter||Q1 2020-2021 (April 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020)|
|Fourth Quarter and Annual||Fiscal 2019-2020|
Guide to Virtual Hearings Before the OSC Tribunal
The Guide to Virtual Hearings Before the OSC Tribunal provides general information about the conduct of virtual hearings, detailed direction for parties, witnesses and members of the public, and the technical and device requirements for attending a virtual hearing.
|August 5, 2020||Guide to Virtual Hearings Before the OSC Tribunal|