Conexant Systems Acquisition

In June, 2000 Newport Beach, California-based Conexant Systems, Inc., one of North America’s largest semiconductor suppliers, completed its US$180 million cross-border share exchange acquisition of Ottawa-based Philsar Semiconductor Inc., a leading developer of RF semiconductor solutions for personal wireless connectivity.

Robert Forbes, Robert Richardson, Jasprit Gill (corporate/securities), Judith M. Woods and John Yuan (tax) of McCarthy Tétrault acted from Conexant Systems. Lawrence Weinstein and Prashant Watchmaker of LaBarge, Weinstein acted for Philsar.


John C. Yuan Prashant Watchmaker Robert J. Richardson Lawrence Weinstein Robert E. Forbes


LaBarge Weinstein LLP McCarthy Tétrault LLP