October 1, 2020
Viva Financial Inc., Simply Comfort Inc., Consumers Choice Comfort Services Inc., and Ontario Consumers Home Services Inc., ("OCHS"), four related companies in the HVAC and filtration systems industry, filed for bankruptcy on October 1, respectively listing $572.3 thousand, $644.5 thousand, $1.5 million, and $1.6 million in liabilities. In September 2019, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission imposed a monetary penalty of $194.3 thousand on OCHS for making telemarketing calls outside permitted hours and to consumers whose telephone numbers were registered on a national "Do Not Call" list. OCHS was deemed to have committed 1.1 million violations of the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules. Dodick Landau is the proposal trustee. Weisz Fell Kour is counsel to the proposal trustee.