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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.

Third Avenue acquires Catalyst Paper


Areas Corporate Finance and Securities, Mining and Natural Resources, Private Equity


Goodmans represented the Special Committee of Catalyst Paper Corporation in connection with the unsolicited takeover bid by Third Avenue Management LLC. Third Avenue successfully completed its $128.7 million all-cash offer to acquire approximately 18% of the common shares of Catalyst Paper Corporation, a Vancouver-based pulp and paper producer.