On December 1, 2005, Osmington Inc., CPP Investment Board Real Estate Holdings Inc. and Westerkirk Investments Trust completed an acquisition of two major shopping centres in Quebec—Les Galeries de la Capital in Quebec City and Carrefour de l’Estrie in Sherbrooke—for an undisclosed purchase price. The purchasing entities were represented by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) with a team led by Morty Gross, Q.C., that included Noella Milne and Jason Aurini (commercial real estate, Toronto), and Sylvie Bouvette, Caroline Émond and Glen Bowman (commercial real estate, Montreal). The borrowers were represented by Morty Gross, Noella Milne, Jason Aurini and Glen Bowman of BLG.