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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

Cintas Corporation Acquires G&K Services for US$2.2 Billion

2017

Areas Competition, Antitrust and Foreign Investment, Environmental Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Pensions

Summary

Goodmans acted as Canadian counsel to Cintas Corporation in connection with its acquisition of G&K Services, Inc. for total consideration of approximately US$2.2 billion, including acquired net debt.  All necessary regulatory consents were received and the deal closed on March 21, 2017.  

Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas Corporation provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types primarily throughout North America. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom supplies, first aid and safety services and fire protection services.