IN THE MATTER OF
KHALID WALID JAWHARI
NOTICE OF HEARING
(Subsections 127(1) and 127(10) of the Securities Act)
TAKE NOTICE THAT the Ontario Securities Commission (the Commission) will hold a hearing pursuant to subsections 127(1) and 127(10) of the Securities Act, RSO 1990, c S.5 (the Act), at the offices of the Commission, 20 Queen Street West, 17th Floor, commencing on September 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the hearing can be held;
TO CONSIDER whether, pursuant to subsection 127(1) and paragraph 5 of subsection 127(10) of the Act, it is in the public interest for the Commission to make an order:
- against Khalid Walid Jawhari (Jawhari) that:
- pursuant to paragraph 2 of subsection 127(1) of the Act, trading in any securities or derivatives by Jawhari cease until March 22, 2020, except that he may trade in securities in a single account, either in his own name or in the name of 1601590 Alberta Ltd. (1601590), through a registrant who has been given a copy of the Settlement Agreement and Undertaking between Jawhari and the Alberta Securities Commission dated March 22, 2017 (the Settlement Agreement) and a copy of the Order of the Commission in this proceeding, if granted; and
- pursuant to paragraph 2.1 of subsection 127(1) of the Act, the acquisition of any securities by Jawhari cease until March 22, 2020, except that he may purchase securities in a single account, either in his own name or in the name of 1601590, through a registrant who has been given a copy of the Settlement Agreement and a copy of the Order of the Commission in this proceeding, if granted;
- such other order or orders as the Commission considers appropriate.
BY REASON of the allegations set out in the Statement of Allegations of Staff of the Commission dated August 29, 2017, and by reason of the Settlement Agreement, and such additional allegations as counsel may advise and the Commission may permit;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that at the hearing on September 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m., Staff will bring an application to proceed with the matter by written hearing, in accordance with Rule 11 of the Ontario Securities Commission Rules of Procedure (2014), 37 OSCB 4168 and section 5.1 of the Statutory Powers Procedure Act, RSO 1990, c S.22, and any party to the proceeding may make submissions in respect of the application to proceed by written hearing;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that any party to the proceeding may be represented by a representative at the hearing;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that upon failure of any party to attend at the time and place aforesaid, the hearing may proceed in the absence of the party and such party is not entitled to any further notice of the proceeding;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Notice of Hearing is also available in French on request of a party, participation may be in either French or English and participants must notify the Secretary’s Office in writing as soon as possible, and in any event, at least thirty (30) days before a hearing if the participant is requesting a proceeding to be conducted wholly or partly in French; and
ET AVIS EST ÉGALEMENT DONNÉ PAR LA PRÉSENTE que l'avis d'audience est disponible en français sur demande d’une partie, que la participation à l'audience peut se faire en français ou en anglais et que les participants doivent aviser le Bureau du secrétaire par écrit le plut tôt possible et, dans tous les cas, au moins trente (30) jours avant l'audience si le participant demande qu'une instance soit tenue entièrement ou partiellement en français.
DATED at Toronto this 30th day of August, 2017.
Secretary to the Commission