CANADA: West 49 gets approval to consider Billabong bid
By just-style.com | 23 July 2010
Canadian retailer West 49 has received an interim order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice to proceed with a special meeting to consider being acquired by surfwear firm Billabong International.
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