Tuesday, March 28, 2023

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M&A Trends in a Post-Pandemic Context

March 21, 2023 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The economic challenges related to the post-COVID-19 period have already led to an uptick in restructurings and distressed M&A in Canada and internationally. Many market analysts expect this trend to accelerate as 2023 advances.

In this context, please join us for a panel discussion on the latest distressed M&A trends and structures in Canada. Please note that this discussion will take place in French only.


  • Types of insolvency proceedings – Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
  • Court-supervised sale process – sale and investment solicitation process, stalking horse bidders, auctions and credit bids
  • Employment issues – transfer of employees and liabilities under benefit plans
  • Deal terms and dynamics – speed of process, risks related to limited vendor due diligence representations and indemnities, closing conditions and the possibility of “synthetic” representation and warranty insurance
  • Court approval – reverse vesting orders and assignment orders

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