Acting independently or in tandem with major law firms, we generally represent and advise issuers, Capital Pool Companies, private equity funds and business consulting firms on TSX/TSX-V listing projects, corporate finance transactions and private equity investment transactions. We also advise public issuers on general corporate and securities law matters including corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations and other regulatory compliance issues.
STOCK EXCHANGE LISTING & CORPORATE FINANCE
Representation of various participants in the TSX/TSX-V listing process is our core expertise and one of our key practice areas.
We regularly represent and advise issuers, Capital Pool Companies, institutional investors, business consulting firms and financial advisors on TSX/TSX-V listings and various associated financing transactions including both public offerings and private placements.
Upon completion of a TSX/TSX-V listing project, we provide ongoing support and legal advice on regulatory compliance issues relating to continuous disclosure, shareholders’ meetings, corporate governance and subsequent financings.
We provide enterprising institutional investors the following legal services relating to private equity:
- advising and conducting due diligence on various private equity investment transactions including common or preferred share deals, convertible debt or limited partnership structures; and
- structuring, negotiating and documenting financing transactions of all business stages, including seed, angel, venture capital, convertible, debt, private placements and public offering.
We regularly provide ongoing advice to our private and public company clients on corporate governance matters relating to their responsibilities to their shareholders. We also advise individual directors, officers and security holders of public and private companies on the enforcement of their respective rights. For our public clients, we offer a set of corporate governance policies, plans and agreements that meet the evolving Canadian securities laws and regulatory requirements.