VANCOUVER, BC, Feb. 11, 2021 /CNW/ - Sunniva Inc. ("Sunniva", the "Company") (CSE: SNN) (OTC Pink Sheets: SNNVF) is pleased to announce that the Affected Creditors (as defined in the Plan) approved the Amended Consolidated Plan of Arrangement and Compromise of Sunniva and its Canadian subsidiaries (the "Plan") under the Companies Creditors Arrangement Act ("CCAA") at a meeting of Affected Creditors (the "Meeting") held on February 5, 2021 in accordance with the Order made January 15, 2021.

The Plan was supported by 98.9% in number, representing 98.7% in value, of Affected Creditors voting at the Meeting.   Pursuant to the CCAA, the Plan required the approval of a majority of Affected Creditors voting at the Meeting, representing two-thirds in value.

Sunniva has applied to the Supreme Court of British Columbia to seek a sanction order in respect of the Plan. This application is scheduled to be heard February 12, 2021.  Implementation of the Plan is subject to, among other things, the Court's approval and sanction of the Plan, the revocation of the Cease Trade Order (as defined below) to allow the Plan to proceed and the fulfillment or waiver of certain conditions set out in the Plan. 

Additional information may be obtained from the Monitor's website at: https://www.alvarezandmarsal.com/sunniva

In accordance with the policies of the Canadian Securities Exchange (the "CSE"), in connection with the CCAA proceedings, the CSE will be reviewing the continued listing of the common shares of the Company.  The common shares of the Company have been subject to a cease trade order since June 22, 2020 for failure to file certain financial documents (the "Cease Trade Order").  Trading of the shares will continue to be suspended until the CCAA process has been completed and the Cease Trade Order has been fully revoked.

The Canadian Securities Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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SOURCE Sunniva Inc.