236.1. Any action under this Title or any action under the ordinary rules of law in respect of facts related to the distribution of a security or to a take-over bid or issuer bid may be brought before the court of the plaintiff’s residence.
In matters pertaining to the distribution of a security, the laws of Québec are applicable where the subscriber or purchaser resides in Québec, regardless of the place of the contract.
Any contrary stipulation as to the jurisdiction of the courts or the applicable legislation is without effect.
1987, c. 40, s. 26; 1999, c. 40, s. 327.