Peter Glossop

PartnerOsler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLPCommercial

Peter provides competition law advice on mergers and acquisitions, arrangements with competitors and pricing and distribution practices. He is a leading advisor on foreign investment review. He has extensive experience with multi-jurisdictional transactions, state-owned investors and clients in the natural resources and energy sectors.

Peter provides competition law advice on mergers andacquisitions, arrangements with competitors and pricing and distributionpractices. He is a leading advisor on foreign investment review. He hasextensive experience with multi-jurisdictional transactions, state-ownedinvestors and clients in the natural resources and energy sectors.

Education

  • London School of Economics, LL.M., 1984
  • Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, LL.B., 1983

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1986

Experience

  • Veresen Inc. in the formation of a new entity, Veresen Midstream Limited Partnership, equally owned by Veresen and affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., which will acquire certain natural gas assets from Encana Corporation and the Cutbank Ridge Partnership; Osler also represented the partnership in respect of related financing arrangements
  • Canadian counsel to Valeant Pharmaceuticals in connection with its merger proposal to Allergan
  • Devon Energy Canada in the disposition of some of its Canadian conventional assets to Canadian Natural Resources Limited for $3.125 billion
  • International Business Machines in its divestiture of its x86 server business to Lenovo
  • Co-counsel to Torstar Corporation in its $455 million sale of Harlequin Enterprises Limited to News Corp.
  • Canadian counsel to JP Morgan Chase & Co. in the sale of its physical commodities business to Mercuria Energy Group Ltd.
  • Talisman Energy Inc. in its sale of a portion of its Montney natural gas business to Progress Energy Canada Ltd. for $1.5 billion
  • Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation in its $12.4 billion acquisition by Loblaw Companies Limited

Associations

  • Competition Policy Council, C.D. Howe Institute
  • Canadian Bar Association (including the Competition Law Section, former Chair of the Mergers Committee, former Chair of the Enforcement Practices and Procedure Committee and Chair of the 2003 Annual Conference)
  • Ontario Bar Association (including the International Law Section)
  • American Bar Association (including the Antitrust and International Sections)

Awards & Honours

  • BTI Client Service All-Star, 2012