IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, AS AMENDED (the “Act”)
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IN THE MATTER OF
CERTAIN DIRECTORS, OFFICERS AND INSIDERS OF
ROYAL GROUP TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED
(BEING THE PERSONS LISTED
IN SCHEDULE “A” HERETO)
NOTICE OF HEARING
(Subsection 127(1) and 127(5))
TAKE NOTICE hat the Ontario Securities Commission (the “Commission”) will hold a hearing pursuant to section 127 of the Act (a “Hearing”) at 20 Queen Street West, 17th Floor Hearing Room, Toronto, Ontario commencing on the 18th day of April, 2006, at 3:00 p.m. or as soon as possible after that time;
TO CONSIDER whether, pursuant to subsection 127(1) of the Act, it is in the public interest for the Commission to make an Order:
that all trading in and acquisitions of securities of Royal Group Technologies Limited (“Royal Group”), whether direct or indirect, by any of the Respondents cease until two business days following the receipt by the Commission of all filings Royal Group is required to make pursuant to Ontario securities laws or for such period as the Commission may determine; and/or
such other order as the Commission may deem appropriate;
BY REASON OF the allegations set out in the Statement of Allegations of Staff of the Commission and such additional allegations as the Staff may advise and the Commission may permit;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that any party to the proceeding may be represented by counsel at the Hearing;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that if a party fails to attend the Hearing, the Hearing may proceed in the absence of that party and such party will not be entitled to receive any further notice of the proceeding;
AND TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that, pursuant to subsection 127(7) of the Act, the Temporary Order may be extended until the Hearing is concluded or under subsection 127(8) of the Act if satisfactory information is not provided within the fifteen-day period.
DATED at Toronto this 3rd day of March, 2006.
Ontario Securities Commission
Secretary to the Commission
Blanford, Lawrence J.
Cryer, Thomas W.
Lamoureux, Robert E.
Lawn, James G.
Sardo, V. James
Sheffield, William H.