David Price

David M. Price Associate

Representative Work
  • Roger Chaffin, the former Chief of Police of the Calgary Police Service, in the successful defense of an action regarding bullying and harassment complaints, fiduciary duties, economic relations and misfeasance, amongst other things.
  • AltaGas Canada Inc. in connection with its C$1.7B acquisition by the Public Sector Pension Investment Board and the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund Board.
  • Altius Minerals Corporation in the defence of a claim relating to a coal lease option agreement.
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation in its C$4.35B acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada Limited and the U.S. portion of the Cochin Pipeline system.
  • Jinchang Energy Ltd. in its acquisition of Insignia Energy Ltd. for an undisclosed sum to consolidate assets in the Dixonville and Valhalla areas of Alberta.
  • Third Eye Capital Corporation, the secured creditor, in contesting CCAA proceedings and successfully applying to appoint a receiver in respect of Ranch Energy Corporation and the OpsMobil Inc. group of companies.
  • Bellatrix Exploration in litigation with Yangarra Resources regarding construction, ownership and operation of the Baptiste Lake 6-21 processing facility and related wells and pipelines.
  • Mariani Metals in its C$20M litigation with Centre Street Trust involving the delays and other claims relating to the construction of The Bow building in Calgary.
  • GBC Oil Company in a US$113M international arbitration against the government of Albania for wrongful expropriation of producing oilfields.
  • Centrica plc in the C$722M acquisition of its Canadian oil and gas exploration and production business by Canlin Energy Corporation, a consortium of two Hong Kong-based companies, MIE Holdings Corp. and Can-China Global Resource Fund, and Geneva-based Mercuria Energy Group.
  • ARC Financial Corp. in the successful dismissal of litigation regarding technology relating to the design and manufacture of flexible composite pipe for the oil and gas industry.
  • The secured creditor in receivership proceedings in respect of Fogo Energy Corp.
  • InterOil Corporation in its successful defense of a proxy contest involving former CEO, Phil Mulacek, who ran a short slate of directors and sought to implement various governance reforms.
  • Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Power Assets Holdings Limited in their C$1.7B acquisition of a 65% indirect ownership interest in select heavy oil pipeline and storage assets from Husky Energy in Alberta and Saskatchewan, and related joint venture, financing and commercial arrangements.
  • Canexus Corporation in its planned acquisition by Superior Plus Corp. pursuant to a plan of arrangement providing for the issuance of 0.153 Superior shares for each Canexus share, implying a total equity value of C$316M and enterprise value of C$932M.
  • Various employers with respect to enforcing confidentiality, fiduciary and other post-employment obligations of departing key employees and executives.
  • BP Canada in its C$1B litigation against Aux Sable Canada relating to a twenty year product supply agreement for natural gas and NGLs transported on the Alliance Pipeline.