Jason Wang  

Associate

Executive Summary

Jason Wang is a lawyer in the Securities and Capital Markets Group. Jason's practice is focused on securities and corporate law across all industries, with an emphasis on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, asset and share purchases, financing transactions including public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, and compliance with both corporate and securities regulatory requirements relating to stock exchange listings, corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations, and shareholders' meetings. Jason speaks conversational Mandarin.

Jason has acted for public and private companies and investment dealers on a range of acquisitions, securities offerings, and other corporate transactions. Jason's experience in corporate finance includes advising issuers and investment dealers on public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, both domestically and cross-border. Jason has also advised clients on the formation, management, and operation of investment funds and companies and the offering of their securities in public offering and private placement transactions. He also provides advice on a wide range of registration, regulatory and compliance matters affecting registered firms and individuals, including developing, reviewing and assessing compliance procedures and practices.

Representative Work

  • Acts as counsel to various capital pool companies in connection with incorporation, private financing, initial public offerings, stock exchange listings, and qualifying transactions.
  • Acts for a variety of public companies across all industries with regards to compliance with both corporate and securities regulatory requirements relating to stock exchange listings, corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations, and shareholders' meetings.
  • Assists clients in the reorganization and restructuring of corporations, partnerships and other entities.
  • Successfully acted for public company dissident shareholders on numerous occasions in connection with various proxy battles.
  • Represents companies in mergers and acquisitions, including plans of arrangement, amalgamations, and share purchase transactions.
  • Acts for companies across all industries in governance and compliance with corporate and securities regulatory requirements.
  • Acts for issuers, underwriters and agents in connection with public and private equity and debenture financings.
  • Acts for investment fund managers in connection with the creation of pooled mutual funds and private equity funds.
  • Acts for exempt market dealers in connection with registration with the securities commissions.

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