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Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act

Version of section 11.5 from 2002-12-31 to 2009-09-17:

Marginal note:Stay of proceedings — directors

  •  (1) An order made under section 11 may provide that no person may commence or continue any action against a director of the debtor company on any claim against directors that arose before the commencement of proceedings under this Act and that relates to obligations of the company where directors are under any law liable in their capacity as directors for the payment of such obligations, until a compromise or arrangement in respect of the company, if one is filed, is sanctioned by the court or is refused by the creditors or the court.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of an action against a director on a guarantee given by the director relating to the company’s obligations or an action seeking injunctive relief against a director in relation to the company.

  • Marginal note:Resignation or removal of directors

    (3) Where all of the directors have resigned or have been removed by the shareholders without replacement, any person who manages or supervises the management of the business and affairs of the company shall be deemed to be a director for the purposes of this section.

  • 1997, c. 12, s. 124
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