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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.

Rogers Communications Acquires Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless (Mobilicity)

2015

Areas Banking and Finance Law, Communications, Corporate and Commercial, Corporate Restructuring, Tax

Summary

Goodmans represented the Ad Hoc Committee of Mobilicity Noteholders in connection with the acquisition of Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc., an operating subsidiary of Mobilicity by an affiliate of Rogers Communications Inc. in a transaction valued at $465 million.  

Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc., a Canadian wireless telecommunications carrier, commenced creditor protection proceedings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act in September 2013.  This transaction offered significant value to the creditors of Mobilicity and allowed Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc. to emerge from creditor protection as a going concern.