IN THE MATTER OF
THE SECURITIES ACT,
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, AS AMENDED
IN THE MATTER OF
MAPLE LEAF INVESTMENT FUND CORP.
and JOE HENRY CHAU
(aka: HENRY JOE CHAU, SHUNG KAI CHOW and
HENRY SHUNG KAI CHOW)
WHEREAS on May 5, 2009, the Ontario Securities Commission (the "Commission") made an order pursuant to sections 127(1) and (5) of the Securities Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, as amended, in respect of Maple Leaf Investment Fund Corp. and Joe Henry Chau (aka: Henry Joe Chau, Shung Kai Chow and Henry Shung Kai Chow) (collectively, the "Respondents") that all trading in securities by the Respondents cease, and that any exemptions contained in Ontario securities law do not apply to the Respondents (the "Temporary Order");
AND WHEREAS a hearing was held on May 15, 2009 to consider the extension of the Temporary Order and at that time the Commission considered the evidence filed by Staff and the submissions of Staff and of the Respondents;
AND WHEREAS Maple Leaf Investment Fund Corp. and Joe Henry Chau consented to a continuation of the Temporary Order until November 19, 2009;
AND WHEREAS on May 15, 2009, the Commission ordered, pursuant to subsection 127(8) of the Act, that the Temporary Order as against the Respondents be extended until November 19, 2009;
AND WHEREAS Staff request an order of the Commission continuing the Temporary Order as against the Respondents until February 19, 2010.
AND WHEREAS Maple Leaf Investment Fund Corp. and Joe Henry Chau consent to an order continuing the Temporary Order until February 19, 2010;
AND WHEREAS the Commission is of the opinion that it is in the public interest to make this order;
IT IS ORDERED THAT:
1. in respect of the Respondents, the Temporary Order is continued until February 19 2010 or until further order of the Commission; and
2. this matter shall return before the Commission on February 17, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. or such other time as notified by the Secretary's Office.
DATED at Toronto this 10th day of November, 2009.
"David L. Knight"