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Cassels Represents Wendy’s in Canada with Sale of US$1.075 Billion Senior Secured Notes


Cassels represented The Wendy’s Company in Canada, alongside lead global legal adviser Paul, Weiss, in connection with the sale by Wendy’s Funding, LLC of US$925 million of senior secured fixed rate notes and US$150 million senior secured variable rate notes, each rated BBB by Standard & Poor’s Rating Services, the proceeds of which shall be used by Wendy’s to refinance its existing debt and for general corporate purposes. The transaction closed on January 17, 2018.

The Cassels team included Larry Weinberg (Franchise Law), Marc Mercier and Charles Newman (Financial Services) and Alison Hayman (Intellectual Property).