Regulus Resources Inc.’s spin out its Argentine assets

Linklaters, Stikeman Elliott, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, Richards Kibbe & Orbe and Goodmans advised on the deal

Regulus Resources Inc. (TSX-V:REG) has entered into an arrangement agreement to spin out its Argentine assets, including the Rio Grande and Aguas Calientes projects, into a newly formed company, Aldebaran Resources Inc. Under the terms of the Arrangement Agreement, Aldebaran will enter into a joint venture and option agreement with Stillwater Canada LLC, an indirect subsidiary of Sibanye Gold Limited, trading as Sibanye-Stillwater , to acquire up to an 80% interest in Peregrine Metals Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sibanye-Stillwater, that owns the Altar Copper-Gold project in San Juan Province, Argentina.

Linklaters advised Sibanye-Stillwater with Peter Cohen-Millstein (Picture) Andrew Morris, Zach Caldwell and J.R. Neuville.

In Canada, Stikeman Elliott advised Sibanye-Stillwater with Ivan Grbešic, Jay Kellerman, Dean Kraus and John O’Connor.

In Argentina, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi advised Sibanye-Stillwater with Estanislao H. Olmos, Sergio Arbeleche, Sebastián Vedoya, María Agostina Milani and Mercedes Valin.

Richards Kibbe & Orbe advised Route One Investment Company LLC one of the key shareholders of Regulus, with William Orbe, Eric O’Meara, Jeffrey Lehtman, Catherine Turgeon and Jaime Schafer.

In Canada, Goodmans advised advised Route One Investment Company LLC with Gesta Abols, Ken Saddington and David Wiseman. Asociada Rosel Kim.

Involved fees earner: William Orbe – Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Eric O’Meara – Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Jeffrey Lehtman – Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Jamie Schafer – Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Catherine Turgeon – Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Estanislao Olmos – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Sergio Arbeleche – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Sebastián Pedro Vedoya – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Mercedes Valin – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Abols Gesta – Goodmans; Rosel Kim – Goodmans; Kenneth Saddington – Goodmans; David Wiseman – Goodmans; Ivan Grbesic – Stikeman Elliott; Jay Kellerman – Stikeman Elliott; Dean Kraus – Stikeman Elliott; John O’Connor – Stikeman Elliott; Peter Cohen-Millstein – Linklaters; Zachary Caldwell – Linklaters; Andrew Morris – Linklaters; J.R. Neuville – Linklaters;

Law Firms: Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP; Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Goodmans; Stikeman Elliott; Linklaters;

Clients: Sibanye Gold; Route One Investment Company, L.P.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti