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Donaldson & James Ltd. and The Agency Employment Services Ltd.

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On January 23, 2019, Donaldson & James Ltd. and The Agency Employment Services Ltd. (the “Companies”) filed a Notice of Intention to Make a Proposal (“NOI”) under Section 50.4 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. B-3, as amended (the “BIA”), and A. Farber & Partners Inc. (“Farber”) was appointed as Proposal Trustee in the Companies’ NOI proceedings (in such capacity, the “Proposal Trustee”). A copy of the Certificates of Filing of a Notice of Intention to Make a Proposal are posted below.

The NOI filings by Donaldson & James Ltd. and The Agency Employment Services Ltd. provide an automatic stay of proceedings against the creditors of the Companies for a 30-day period (the “Stay Period”), thus providing the opportunity to restructure the affairs of Donaldson & James Ltd. and The Agency Employment Services Ltd. and formulate a proposal to creditors. Copies of the NOI and notice to creditors are posted below.

On May 16, 2019, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) (the “Court”) made an Endorsement extending the time for the Companies to make a Proposal to May 31, 2019. A copy of Justice Conway’s May 16, 2019 Endorsement is posted below.

Status Updates

On May 30, 2019, the Court made an Administrative and Vesting Order approving the sale of the Companies’ assets.  The sale closed on May 31, 2019.  The Companies did not file proposals by the end of the day May 31, 2019; accordingly, they were deemed to have filed assignments in bankruptcy effective June 1, 2019.

The bankruptcy Notices with Proofs of Claim are attached below.  As indicated thereon, the First Meeting of Creditors will be held on June 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Sunbridge Hotel & Conference Centre Cambridge, 200 Holiday Inn Drive, in Cambridge, Ontario.

Sales Process

Creditor Enquiries

For creditor enquiries, please contact:

Amanda Binelli
Associate | Restructuring
T: (416) 496-3733
E: abinelli@farbergroup.com

The case updates and court filed documents on this website are for information purposes only and you should consult your financial or legal adviser if you have any questions or concerns about your rights or obligations. Additional updates on the status of these proceedings may become available in the future. 

 Documents

Bankruptcy Documents

Proposal Documents

Motion Materials

Service List

Court Reports

Court Orders & Endorsements