Rogers Acquires Mountain Cablevision From Shaw

Rogers Communications Inc. ("Rogers") completed its previously announced acquisition of the Hamilton-based cable company, Mountain Cablevision Limited, from Shaw Communications Inc. (“Shaw”) for a purchase price of $400 million.

Rogers' legal transaction team was led internally by David Miller and Michael Webber, and was also represented by McMillan LLP with a team including Carl De Vuono and Gerald (J.R.) Beaudrie II (corporate/M&A); James Musgrove (competition); Peter Wells (environmental) and Matthew German (real estate); by Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP with a team including Ravi Shukla and Chad Matheson (IT); and by Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP with a team including Laurence Dunbar, Scott Prescott and Stephen Whitehead (regulatory/CRTC) and Leslie Milton (competition).

Shaw's legal transaction team included an internal team of Peter Johnson, Troy Moller, Shelley Molyneaux and Anjali Inman, and was also represented by Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP with a team including Vincent Mercier, Peter Hong and Ryan MacDermid (corporate/M&A); Elie Roth and Christopher Anderson (tax); John Bodrug and Richard Elliott (competition) and Sarah Powell (environmental).