It was said verbally to Orbite, to myself, Jason Monaco in Toronto was told verbally through his contacts.
it was repeated to me by marc Johnson of Orbite
It was repeated to me by Harry of IIROC
I don't believe there was anything in writing..
So I come to the conclusion that it is a bogus excuse to soothe things for the time being. But that should not stop the insistence of getting a response..