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Golden Reign Resources and Marlin Gold Mining Complete Business Combination to Form Mako Mining Corp.


On November 9, 2018, Golden Reign Resources Ltd. and Marlin Gold Mining Ltd. completed a business combination pursuant to a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia), whereby Golden Reign acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Marlin, following a corporate reorganization by Marlin. Following the completion of the arrangement, Golden Reign changed its name to Mako Mining Corp. The parties also entered into an Amended and Restated Gold Purchase Agreement with Sailfish Royalty Corp. and a new NSR Royalty Agreement.

Cassels acted for Golden Reign with a deal team that included Andrea FitzGerald, Cathy Mercer, Jeff Roy and Stefanie Sebanc (Business Law), Jim Morand and Tera Li (Tax) and Brigeeta Richdale (Litigation).


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