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Notice from the
Office of the Secretary

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Ontario
Securities
Commission


20 Queen St. W.
22nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3S8
Commission des
valeurs mobilières
de l'Ontario
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 28, 2016


IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, AS AMENDED

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IN THE MATTER OF GARTH H. DRABINSKY,
MYRON I. GOTTLIEB AND GORDON ECKSTEIN



TORONTO – The Commission issued an Order in the above named matter which provides that:

  1. The hearing dates scheduled for September 19, 21, 22, 26 and 29, 2016 and October 19, 2016 are vacated;
  2. The hearing in this matter shall commence at 10:00 a.m. on February 22, 2017 and continue on February 23, 24, 27 and 28, 2017 and March 10, 2017, each day commencing at 10:00 a.m., or at such other time or times and on such other dates as may be ordered by the Commission;
  3. A further confidential pre-hearing conference shall take place at 10:00 a.m. on November 22, 2016 or at such other time and on such other date as may be ordered by the Commission;
  4. The parties shall disclose expert and/or industry practice evidence according to the following schedule:
    1. The parties shall identify the expert and/or industry practice witnesses they intend to call and the subject matter of their testimony by no later than 105 days prior to the commencement of the hearing;
    2. Each of the parties shall serve his or its expert report(s) on the other parties by no later than 75 days prior to the commencement of the hearing;
    3. Each of the parties shall serve his or its response report(s) on the other parties by no later than 45 days prior to the commencement of the hearing; and
    4. Each of the parties shall serve his or its reply report(s) on the other parties by no later than 30 days prior to the commencement of the hearing;
  5. Each of the parties shall disclose his or its initial witness lists and witness summaries by no later than 60 days prior to the commencement of the hearing; and
  6. Each of the parties shall serve his or its hearing brief materials by no later than 20 days prior to the commencement of the hearing.

 

A copy of the Order dated June 27, 2016 is available at www.osc.gov.on.ca.

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
ROBERT BLAIR
ACTING SECRETARY


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