Securities Law & Instruments

IN THE MATTER OF

THE SECURITIES ACT

R.S.O. 1990, c. S-5, as amended

AND

IN THE MATTER OF

ANDREW KEITH LECH

 

ORDER

(Section 127)

WHEREAS on May 7, 2003 the Ontario SecuritiesCommission issued a Notice of Hearing pursuant to section 127of the Securities Act to consider whether it is in the publicinterest to order that trading in any securities by Andrew KeithLech cease permanently or for such other period as is specifiedby the Commission and that any exemptions contained in Ontariosecurities law do not apply to Lech permanently or for suchother period as is specified by the Commission;

AND WHEREAS on May 1, 2003, the Commissionordered that trading in any securities by Lech cease and thatall exemptions contained in Ontario securities law do not applyto Lech for a period of fifteen days;

AND WHEREAS the Commission has heardsubmissions from Staff of the Commission and from Lech, andLech has consented to the making of this Order;

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that this hearingis adjourned sine die, and may be brought on on 7 daysnotice;

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that pursuant toclause 2 of section 127(1) of the Act that all trading in securitiesby Lech cease pending further order of the Commission; and

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that pursuant toclause 3 of section 127(1) of the Act that the exemptions containedin Ontario securities law do not apply to Lech pending furtherorder of the Commission.

May 16, 2003.

"H. Lorne Morphy"
"Derek Brown"
"Paul M. Moore"