Anatomy of a Public M&A Transaction: South32 Limited’s $2.1 billion Acquisition of Vancouver based Arizona Mining

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 09:00

Clark Wilson Classroom, Room 121

Anatomy of a Public M&A Transaction: South32 Limited’s $2.1 billion Acquisition of Vancouver based Arizona Mining

The Allard Law and Business Society invites you to attend a special guest speaker presentation during lunch hour on Thursday, November 22, 2018. Alan Hutchison and Patrick Sullivan of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP will discuss South32 Limited’s recent acquisition of Vancouver based Arizona Mining for $2.1 billion pursuant to a BC plan of arrangement that closed on August 10, 2018. This M&A transaction was one of the largest in the mining industry in recent years.

Alan and Patrick advised South32 Limited and will discuss the commercial considerations of the parties as well as the relevant corporate, securities and mining law issues that arose in connection with the transaction. A Q&A session will follow the presentation. Lunch will be served.

Please RSVP to allardlbs@gmail.com and include your name, year of study, and any dietary restrictions.