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Paul, Weiss advised Canadian online gaming company The Stars Group in its $6.8 billion financing in connection with Stars’ acquisition of U.K.-based Sky Betting & Gaming.
In this video, corporate partners Andrew Foley and Ted Maynard discuss the significant U.S. legal and regulatory developments during the fourth quarter of 2017 of interest to Canadian companies and their advisors.
Paul, Weiss is representing Navacord Inc., a leading Canadian insurance brokerage, in its leveraged recapitalization led by existing management shareholders and Madison Dearborn Partners, a leading private equity firm based in Chicago.
Paul, Weiss is representing Canadian oil producer Raging River Exploration Inc. in its merger with Baytex Energy Corp., another Canadian oil producer, for a combined enterprise value of approximately $5 billion.
Paul, Weiss advised Canadian Pacific Railway Company in its public offering in the United States of $500 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.000% notes due 2028.
Paul, Weiss represented Canadian agricultural products and services giant Agrium Inc. in its $36 billion merger of equals with Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan.
Canadian energy infrastructure company TransCanada PipeLines Limited completed a U.S. public offering of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.250% senior notes due 2028, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.750% senior notes due 2038, and $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 4.875% senior notes due 2048.
The following is our summary of significant U.S. legal and regulatory developments during 2017 of interest to Canadian companies and their advisors.