Month: February 2014

Congratulations to the winners of the Dealmakers of 2013 awards

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Dealmakers of 2013 awards, awarded last night at a gala event jointly run by Lexpert, Deloitte, The Globe and Mail and Thomson Reuters (Financial) in Toronto. The Globe and Mail’s special section on Big Deals was published yesterday to coincide with the awards. See The Globe and Mail’s story on the event here (subscribers only). The Keynote speaker

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Sobeys’ Competition counsel on Sobeys/Safeway “Top Deal of 2013”

Paul Collins of Stikeman Elliott LLP led the Competition team for Sobeys in its acquisition last year of Safeway – our Lexpert Top Deal of 2013. The overall “challenge” according to Collins was to “proceed through the Competition Bureau’s review of the transaction in as timely a fashion as possible.” Not only was it a

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