FYi Eye Care Services and Products Inc. strategic investment by L Catterton Management Limited
Counsel to FYi Eye Care Services and Products Inc., the world's largest optometrist-controlled eye care company, in connection with the strategic minority equity investment in FYi made by L Catterton Management Limited, the largest and most global consumer-focused private equity firm, for an undisclosed amount
Clarke Inc. acquisition of Holloway Lodging Corporation
Counsel to Clarke Inc. and the special committee of Clarke's board of directors in connection with Clarke's acquisition of the 49% of Holloway Lodging Corporation that it did not already own. The acquisition was completed by statutory Plan of Arrangement
Petro Andina Resources Inc. $500 million acquisition by Pluspetrol Resources Corporation N.V.
Counsel to Petro Andina Resources Inc. in the $500 million acquisition by Pluspetrol Resources Corporation N.V. and formation and initial financing of Parex Resources Inc.
Inter Pipeline Ltd. $200 million bought deal financing
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in an equity offering of 9,620,000 common shares at $20.80 per share for gross proceeds of $200 million
International Petroleum Corporation acquisition of oil and natural gas assets from Cenovus Energy Inc.
Counsel to International Petroleum Corporation in the acquisition of oil and natural gas assets in Suffield and Alderson areas of southern Alberta from Cenovus Energy Inc. for proceeds of $512 million plus an additional deferred contingent amount of $36 million
Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd. proxy contest defense
Counsel to Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd. in the defense of a proxy contest initiated by a dissident institutional shareholder to gain control of Liquor Stores' board of directors, including the successful defense of Liquor Stores' soliciting dealer fee arrangement before a hearing of the Alberta Securities Commission on an application brought by the dissident shareholder
Canadian International Oil Corp. equity commitment and debt financing
Counsel to Canadian International Oil Corp. in respect to its $150 million equity line financing commitment by an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC and US$160 million private placement of senior unsecured notes
Inter Pipeline Ltd. $500 million note offering
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in respect to a public offering of $500 million senior unsecured medium-term notes
Inter Pipeline Ltd. $450 million note offering
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in respect to a $450 million public offering of senior unsecured medium term notes
Tourmaline Oil Corp. $1.3 billion acquisition from Shell Canada Energy
Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp. in the $1.369 billion acquisition of strategic assets located in the Alberta Deep Basin and the North East British Columbia Gundy area from Shell Canada Energy
Tourmaline Oil Corp. $750 million financing
Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp in the $750 million financing comprising a $115 million public offering of 3,309,700 subscription receipts and the concurrent private placement offering of 18,274,000 subscription receipts with certain institutional investors for gross proceeds of approximately $635 million
Inter Pipeline Ltd. $600 million public offering
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in respect to a $600 million public offering of 22,430,000 subscription receipts
Axia NetMedia Corporation $272 million acquisition by Partners Group
Counsel to Axia NetMedia Corporation in the $272 million acquisition by Partners Group in a going private transaction completed by statutory Plan of Arrangement
Athabasca Oil Corporation light oil joint venture with Murphy Oil Company Ltd.
Counsel to Athabasca Oil Corporation in the $486 million light oil joint venture with Murphy Oil Company Ltd., the Canadian subsidiary to Murphy Oil Corporation, to develop the Duvernay and Montney in the Kaybob area of northwestern Alberta
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.
Tourmaline Oil Corp. acquisition of interests of Perpetual Energy Inc.
Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp.in the $257 million acquisition of the interests of Perpetual Energy Inc. in the West Edson area of Alberta
Inter Pipeline Ltd. $300 million financing
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in a $300 million public offering of 10,400,000 common shares
Inter Pipeline Fund conversion to Inter Pipeline Ltd.
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Fund in its conversion to Inter Pipeline Ltd., a dividend paying corporation
Inter Pipeline Fund $500 million financing
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Fund in the public offering of $500 million of senior unsecured medium-term notes
Inter Pipeline Fund $400 million financing
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Fund in the $400 million public offering of 3.776% senior unsecured medium-term notes
Athabasca Oil Corporation $550 million financing
Counsel to Athabasca Oil Corporation in respect to a $550 million private offering of senior secured second lien notes
Athabasca Oil Corporation $1.35 billion initial public offering
Counsel to Athabasca Oil Corporation with respect to its $1.35 billion initial public offering of common shares
Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. sale to and joint venture with PetroChina International Investment Company Limited
Counsel to Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. in the $1.9 billion sale of 60% interest in McKay & Dover Oil Sands assets to PetroChina International Investment Company Limited and negotiated related joint venture