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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.

Firmex acquisition by Datasite

2021

Areas Mergers and Acquisitions, Tax, Technology

Summary

Goodmans represented Firmex, a leading virtual data room and subscription file-sharing provider based in Toronto, in its acquisition by Datasite, a leading SaaS-based technology provider for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals.

Firmex, will run as a strategic business unit within Datasite and will function as a standalone entity. Its management team will remain in place and continue to lead the successful business, supported by Datasite’s ongoing investment.