Helene Bussieres

Hélène Bussières Partner

Representative Work
  • On behalf of employers, negotiating and drafting executive employment agreements for Presidents and Chief Executive Officers of public and private corporations such as Yellow Media Limited, Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc., Metro Logistics, l'Aréna des Canadiens Inc., Société Générale, DAVIDsTEA, RONA Inc. and Industrial Alliance.
  • Negotiation of collective agreements covering more than 1,200 employees, including a salary freeze and the termination of a defined benefits pension plan.
  • Apax Partners, as Canadian counsel, in its C$1.1B acquisition of Garda World Security Corporation.
  • IntegraMed America, Inc. in its investment in Groupe OPMEDIC, establishing the largest fertility network in North America.
  • Acuity Brands, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of Distech Controls Inc. for C$318M.
  • Lowe's Companies in its C$3.2B friendly acquisition of Rona Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Québec).