January 21, 2001
OSC Rules on Application to Cease -Trade
Chapters’ Shareholder Rights Plan
TORONTO - The Ontario Securities Commission held a hearing today to consider an application by Trilogy Retail Enterprises LP to cease-trade the shareholder rights plan of Chapters Inc. At the conclusion of the hearing, the Commission decided that it was in the public interest to issue a cease-trade order, effective immediately, with respect to Chapters’ shareholder rights plan.
The Commission will issue reasons for its decision in due course.
Senior Communications Officer
Ontario Securities Commission