Securities Law & Instruments

FILE NO.: 2018-16


Mark J. Sandler, Commissioner and Chair of the Panel

September 11, 2018


                WHEREAS on September 11, 2018, the Ontario Securities Commission held a hearing at the offices of the Commission, located at 20 Queen Street West, 17th Floor, Toronto, Ontario with respect to the third attendance in this proceeding;

                ON HEARING the submissions of the representatives for Staff of the Commission and for Martin Bernholtz;

                IT IS ORDERED that:

1.             each party shall serve the other party with a hearing brief containing copies of the documents, and identifying the other things, that the party intends to produce or enter as evidence at the merits hearing by February 8, 2019;

2.             each party shall provide to the Registrar a copy of an index to the party’s hearing brief by February 12, 2019;

3.             the final interlocutory attendance is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on February 22, 2019;

4.             each party shall provide to the Registrar the electronic documents that the party intends to rely on or enter into evidence at the merits hearing, along with an index file, by March 20, 2019; and

5.             the hearing on the merits shall commence at 9:30 a.m. on March 25, 2019 and continue on March 26, 27, 28 and 29, 2019.

“Mark J. Sandler”