April 20, 2009 16:12 ET

Court Dismisses Statement of Claim Filed Against Northfield Metals Inc.

TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwire - April 20, 2009) - NORTHFIELD METALS INC. ("Northfield") announces that on April 14, 2009 a Statement of Claim filed by Top Hat Investments Inc. on July 29, 2003 against Northfield and its officers and directors was dismissed for delay by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the "Court") and for non-compliance with an August 2007 timetable Order of the Court. Additionally, the Court awarded costs in favour of Northfield in the amount of $13,000 on an all-inclusive basis and in favour of the individual officers and directors in the amount of $11,000 on an all-inclusive basis.

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Contact Information

  • Northfield Metals Inc.
    Thomas G. Larsen
    Chairman, President and C.E.O.
    (416) 360-8006 or (800) 360-8006
    (416) 361-1333 (FAX)
    Northfield Metals Inc.
    Jorge Estepa
    Vice President and Secretary
    (416) 360-8006 or (800) 360-8006
    (416) 361-1333 (FAX)