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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.

Brown-Forman to Sell Early Times, Canadian Mist, Collingwood to Sazerac Company


Areas Corporate and Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions


Goodmans LLP represented Brown-Forman Corporation (“the company”) (NYSE: BFA) (NYSE: BFB) in connection with their sale of the Early Times, Canadian Mist, and Collingwood brands, and the Canadian Mist production assets, to Sazerac Company. The sale supports the continued evolution of the company’s portfolio to strategically focus on premium brands.