TSX: AAC.A, AAC.B
TORONTO, April 2 /CNW/ -
- WHAT: Alliance Atlantis will hold a Special Meeting of
Shareholders. As previously announced on January 10, 2007,
Alliance Atlantis has entered into an Arrangement Agreement with
AA Acquisition Corp. (formerly 6681859 Canada Inc.), a corporation
wholly owned by CanWest MediaWorks Inc., providing for the
Arrangement of Alliance Atlantis. At the Special Meeting
Shareholders will be asked to consider a special resolution to
approve the Arrangement pursuant to section 192 of the Canada
Business Corporations Act.
- WHEN: 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, April 5, 2007.
- WHERE: The Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building,
255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON.
- RSVP: Please confirm your attendance by e-mailing
- AUDIO WEBCAST: The Special Meeting will be audio webcast live at
and archived for future playback at www.allianceatlantis.com.
About Alliance Atlantis Communications
Alliance Atlantis offers Canadians 13 well-branded specialty channels
boasting targeted, high-quality programming. The Company also co-produces and
distributes the hit CSI franchise and indirectly holds a 51% limited
partnership interest in Motion Picture Distribution LP, a leading distributor
of motion pictures in Canada, with motion picture distribution operations in
the United Kingdom and Spain. The Company's common shares are listed on the
Toronto Stock Exchange - trading symbols AAC.A and AAC.B. The Company's
website is www.allianceatlantis.com.
The presentations at the Special Meeting may contain forward-looking
statements, including statements regarding Alliance Atlantis's anticipated
financial and operating results, plans, objectives, expectations and
intentions. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and
uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
indicated by the statements. Therefore, forward-looking statements should be
considered carefully and undue reliance should not be placed on them.
For further information:
For further information: Nicola McIsaac, Manager, Corporate
Communications, Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc., Tel: (416) 969-4405,