CCAA Meetings Order
On March 15, 2017, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice of Ontario made an order (the "Meetings Order") in respect of the process for USSC to call, hold and conduct meetings of its creditors to consider and vote on the CCAA Plan, and all of the related notifications, materials and procedures for those meetings, as well as setting the date for the Court hearing for USSC’s motion to sanction the CCAA Plan.
The following documents are provided in accordance with that Meetings Order:Meetings OrderNotice of Meetings and Sanction HearingInformation Circular (including the CCAA Plan)General Unsecured Creditors Proxy and Election FormNon-USW Main Pension and OPEB Claim Holder Proxy Form
Supplementary Claims Process Order
On March 15, 2017, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice of Ontario made an order (the "Supplementary Claims Process Order") in respect of the process for D&O claims for USSC, as well as the obligations of USSC owed to Non-USW current and former employees, with respect to the Non-USW main registered pension plans, certain retirement benefits contracts, retiring allowances, other post-employment health and welfare benefits (“OPEB”) and other employee claims of Non-USW Employees, which were previously not required to be filed under the General Claims Process Order.
The following documents are provided in accordance with that Supplementary Claims Process Order:Supplementary Claims Process Order (SCPO)Notice to Current and Former Non-USW Employees of the Supplementary Claims ProcessNotice to the Claimants of the Directors & Officers (D&O) Claims ProcessProof of Claim Form – D& O
General Claims Process Order:
On November 13, 2014, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice of Ontario made an order (the "Claims Process Order") in respect of the general claims process for the USSC. The following documents are provided in accordance with that general Claims Process Order:Notice to ClaimantsProof of Claim FormGuide to Completing the Proof of Claim FormClaims Procedure OrderDeadline for submission of most proof of claims is December 22, 2014, 5:00pm Eastern Time
Retiree Fund Information
USSC made a one-time contribution of $2.7 million to establish a Retiree Fund. The Retiree Fund extends the benefits currently available under the Transition Fund (established by the Province) to USSC retirees and their eligible beneficiaries who are resident in Canada but who reside outside of Ontario. The Retiree Fund also provides a one-time reimbursement of up to $100.00 to USSC retirees and their eligible beneficiaries for health services or supplies which were purchased after September 12, 2016 and which were not covered by the Transition Fund but would have been covered under the suspended USSC OPEB plan:Retiree Fund Letter Application Form For Out of Province and other Health Benefits Expense Claims
Transition Fund Information
The Province of Ontario announced that it will provide a total of $3 million to establish a Transition Fund to assist USSC retirees and eligible beneficiaries to transition from the post-retirement health benefit coverage formerly available from USSC:Original Transition Fund Notification dated October 21, 2015Transition Fund LetterTransition Fund MemorandumTranche 2 Application FormTransition Fund Update Letter - April 2016