Gear Energy Ltd. $70 million acquisition of Steppe Resources Inc.
Gear Energy Ltd. entered into an arrangement agreement with Steppe Resources Inc. where Gear acquired Steppe for aggregate consideration of approximately $70 million
NewAlta Corporation $1 billion merger with Tervita Corporation
Counsel to NewAlta Corporation in the $1 billion merger with Tervita Corporation, a Canadian environmental solutions provider, in a stock swap transaction completed by way of Plan of Arrangement
NuVista Energy Ltd. acquisition of pipestone business of Cenovus Energy Inc.
Counsel to NuVista Energy Ltd. in the $625 million acquisition of the Cenovus Pipestone Partnership, which holds assets in the Pipestone area of Northwest Alberta, from Cenovus Energy Inc.
Raging River Exploration Inc. strategic acquisition by Baytex Energy Corporation
Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc., a Canadian oil producer, in the $2.8 billion strategic acquisition by Baytex Energy Corporation
Acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)
Counsel to Don Wall and CHL Heli-Acquisition Company Ltd. in the $232 million acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)
Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. acquisition of UGR Blair Creek Ltd.
Counsel to UGR Blair Creek Ltd. with respect to its $220 million acquisition by Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.
Canyon Services Group Inc. acquisition by Trican Well Service Ltd.
Counsel to Canyon Services Group Inc. in the $637 million acquisition by Trican Well Service Ltd.
Savanna Energy Services Corp. hostile takeover
Counsel to Savanna Energy Services Corp. in the defense of a hostile takeover bid by Total Energy Services Inc.
Ag Growth International Inc. acquisition of Westeel division of VicWest Inc.
Counsel to Ag Growth International Inc. in the $221 million acquisition of the Westeel division of Vicwest Inc.
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. $172.5 million public offering
Counsel to Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. with respect to a $172.5 million bought deal offering of 5,037,000 common shares, including 657,000 common shares issued pursuant to the exercise in full of the over-allotment grated to the underwriters
Spartan Energy Corp. acquisition of Renegade Petroleum Ltd.
Counsel to Renegade Petroleum Ltd. in the $495 million acquisition by Spartan Energy Corp. pursuant to a Plan of Arrangement
Canadian Natural Resources Limited acquisition of Devon Canada assets
Counsel to Canadian Natural Resources Limited in its $3.125 billion acquisition of Devon Energy Corp.'s Canadian conventional assets, excluding Horn River and the heavy oil properties
Toscana Energy Income Corporation acquisition of Toscana Financial Income Trust
Independent counsel to the special committee of independent directors of Toscana Financial Income Trust in the $34.3 million acquisition and related party transaction by Toscana Energy Income Corporation pursuant to a Plan of Arrangement