The Bank of Nova Scotia Provides Credit Lines

On December 19, 2002, The Bank of Nova Scotia provided credit lines totalling $85 million to InterTAN, Canada Ltd., a consumer electronics retailer of both private label and internationally branded products. InterTAN, Inc., headquartered in Barrie, Ontario, operates through approximately 970 company retail stores and dealer outlets in Canada under the trade name RadioShack, Rogers AT&T Wireless Communications Express and BatteryPlus.

Harold Chataway, Jeff Goldenthal and Thomas Subic of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP in Toronto, acted for the bank. InterTAN, Canada was represented in-house by Jeffrey Losch, general counsel, and by Jolie Lin and Jack Cook of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP.