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Year called to bar: 1987 (ON)
Carl De Vuono is a partner and respected member of the firm's Business Law Group. Carl’s practice is concentrated in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, strategic alliances, and joint ventures in both public and private businesses. Carl's representation is wide ranging, encompassing various industries including the telecom and communications, pharmaceutical and electricity and renewable energy sectors. In his practice, Carl has been involved in numerous purchase, sale, joint venture and other transactions involving public and privately held businesses in these sectors, cable television and wireless telecommunications systems, radio and television operations, print publications, and Internet businesses. Carl has also served in many administrative positions in the firm, including as the firm's national partner of finance and as a member of the firm's board of directors.
On July 6, 2017, CCL Industries Inc. (CCL) completed its secondary offering of five million Class B non-voting shares (the Offered Shares), at a price of $66.65 per Offered Share for aggregate gross proceeds of $333,250,000 (the Offering).
On July 2, 2015, Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc., operating as “Mobilicity”, was acquired by an affiliate of Rogers Communications Inc. in a transaction valued at $465 million. Mobilicity, a Canadian wireless telecommunications carrier, commenced creditor protection proceedings under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act in September 2013. The transaction offered significant value to Mobilicity’s creditors and allowed Mobilicity to emerge from creditor protection as a going concern. The transaction ensures certainty of service for Mobilicity customers on the Rogers network and also results in Rogers gaining significant spectrum capacity in new markets which provides faster speeds and better quality for all Rogers customers. The transaction was subject to government and court approvals and was completed on July 2, 2015.
Conestoga-Rovers & Associates and GHD Group Pty Ltd. announced that they had completed their previously announced merger to create a global leader in engineering, environmental consulting, architecture, and construction services.