LATEST FIRM TRANSACTION
May 03, 2016
Cricket Media Group Ltd. (“Cricket”)(TSXV: CKT), an education media company that provides award-wining content on a safe and secure learning network for children, families and teachers throughout the world, successfully completed a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario), pursuant to which all of the outstanding voting common shares, restricted voting common shares, Series A preferred shares and 5% convertible debentures of Cricket were acquired by Cricket Acquisition Group, Inc., a newly incorporated entity formed by certain significant shareholders of Cricket for the purpose of the Arrangement.
Pursuant to the Arrangement, shareholders of Cricket (other than Cricket shareholders who are shareholders of Cricket Acquisition Group, Inc.) received $0.14 per share and holders of the 5% convertible debentures of Cricket received 5% convertible debentures of Cricket Acquisition Group, Inc.
Wildeboer Dellelce LLP acted as counsel to Cricket in connection with the Arrangement, with a team that included Perry Dellelce, Sanjeev Patel, Patrick Magee, Mack Hosseinian and Rebecca Cochrane (corporate/securities) and Richard Lewin (tax).