Torys Reps Rogers In $418M Atria Fiber-Optic Buy

Law360, New York (October 6, 2010, 2:20 PM EDT) -- Canadian telecommunications company Rogers Communications Inc. has agreed to buy Atria Networks LP, the owner and operator of one of Ontario's largest fiber-optic networks, for CA$425 million ($418 million), subject to certain adjustments.

Rogers made the announcement Tuesday, saying the acquisition of the privately owned Atria, which provides high-speed Internet connections to businesses, would enhance Rogers' ability to deliver Internet services both inside and outside of Rogers' cable footprint.

Rogers already provides wireless telephone service, cable television and high-speed Internet access and is engaged in radio...
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