CALGARY, Oct. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) staff
have laid five charges against Ronald James Aitkens in connection with
alleged breaches of Alberta securities laws in connection with the sale
of Legacy Communities Inc. securities.
ASC staff charged Aitkens with trading in securities without
registration; distributing securities without a prospectus; making
false or misleading statements in an Offering Memorandum; and
perpetrating a fraud on investors.
The first appearance in this matter has been set for 8 a.m. on November
19, 2013 at the Calgary Courts Centre.
A copy of the Information listing the charges is available at the
Calgary Courts Centre.
The ASC is the regulatory agency responsible for administering the
province's securities laws. It is entrusted to foster a fair and
efficient capital market in Alberta and to protect investors. As a
member of the Canadian Securities Administrators, the ASC works to
improve, coordinate and harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital
SOURCE: Alberta Securities Commission
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