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Converge Technology Solutions Corp. Announces $500 Million Global Revolving Credit Facility

Jul 28, 2022

McMillan acted as lead counsel for the joint lead arrangers and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Toronto Branch, as administrative agent, in connection with this cross-border multi-jurisdictional transaction.


Sun Valley Successfully elects dissident slate of Directors to Canagold Resources Board of Directors

Jul 20, 2022

McMillan acted for Sun Valley Investments LLC (“Sun Valley”) in connection with its opposition to the management and business direction of Canagold Resources Ltd. (TSX: CCM) (“Canagold”) and its proxy fight to change the board of directors by nominating a slate of three independent directors for election at Canagold’s Annual and Special General Meeting.


Canadian Government to Require More Data from Railways to Help Strengthen Canada’s Supply Chain

Jul 6, 2022

On behalf of Western Canadian Shippers’ Coalition, the McMillan team, led by Lucia Stuhldreier, prepared written submissions to Transport Canada in respect of significant proposed amendments to the Transportation Information Regulations.


Aurora Cannabis Inc. acquires TerraFarma Inc.

May 5, 2022

On May 5, 2022, Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NASDAQ: ACB) (TSX: ACB) (“Aurora”) acquired TerraFarma Inc., the parent company of Thrive Cannabis (“Thrive”), an Ontario-based vertically integrated cannabis company, by way of a three-cornered amalgamation for $38 million in cash and Aurora shares, plus additional earnouts of up to $10 million for satisfying certain near-term revenue targets and up to $20 million for satisfying certain long-term revenue targets.


GO Rail Expansion On Corridor Project

Apr 14, 2022

On April 14, 2022, Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario, together with ONxpress Transportation Partners, reached Commercial Close in respect of the GO Rail Expansion On Corridor Project for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Region, marking the start of the Project’s Development Phase.


McMillan successfully represents FPAC at both the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada

Apr 7, 2022

On behalf of the Forest Products Association of Canada, McMillan filed a written argument opposing an application by Canadian National Railway Company for leave to appeal a decision of the Federal Court of Appeal dismissing CN’s appeal of decision of Canadian Transportation Agency.


Canada Infrastructure Bank invests $136.6 Million Towards Energy Efficiency Retrofits in Dream’s Properties

Mar 31, 2022

The Canada Infrastructure Bank (“CIB”) reached financial close on the $136 million financing to DREAM UNLIMITED CORP.


McMillan Advises Government of Canada on its First-Ever Green Bond Issuance

Mar 29, 2022

On March 29, 2022, the Government of Canada completed its inaugural $5 billion green bond issuance. This is the first ever offering of a green bond by the Federal Government and the largest Canadian green bond issuance to date.


McMillan LLP Secures Major Duties in Illegal Dumping Case Against Chinese Chassis Manufacturers

Feb 22, 2022

On February 18, 2022, Canada imposed final duties on container chassis from China that will offset China’s illegal and unfair trade (dumping and subsidies) into the Canadian market.