With Martin Kovnats, Jeffrey Merk, Angela Swan, Jennifer Wainwright
On June 20, 2008, the Supreme Court of Canada (the “Supreme Court”) handed down a decision, without written reasons (which will be released at a later date), that removes all currently known legal impediments to the completion of the $35 billion leveraged buy-out of BCE (the “Transaction”) by a group lead by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (“Teachers”).