Jason Wang  

Associate

Executive Summary

Jason Wang is a lawyer in our Securities and Capital Markets Group in our Calgary office. Jason focuses his practice on corporate and securities law. Jason advises clients on a broad range of securities and corporate matters including mergers, acquisitions, and other business combinations of public and private issuers, including take-over bids, amalgamations, plans of arrangements, public listings via capital pool companies, and other corporate reorganizations as well as financing transactions, including public and private offerings of debt, equity and convertible securities. Jason also assists clients to ensure compliance with corporate and securities regulatory requirements relating to stock exchange listings, corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations, and shareholders' meetings.

Jason also represents a number of emerging companies involved in the development of new technologies and products, mostly in Western Canada, helping them successfully finance and grow their respective businesses.

Representative Work

  • Acted as counsel to Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) in connection with a CA$130 million public offering of subscription receipts to finance the acquisition of a power plant in Brampton, Ontario.
  • Acted as counsel to Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) in connection with a CA$150 million public offering of 5.75% Cumulative Minimum Rate Reset Preference Shares, Series 11, to finance the acquisition of a power plant in Brampton, Ontario.
  • Advising on the three cornered amalgamation of a hybrid IT solutions provider with a capital pool company as its public listing and qualifying transaction.
  • 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.
  • Represents companies in mergers and acquisitions, including plans of arrangement, amalgamations, and share purchase transactions.
  • 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.
  • Advises companies in governance and compliance with corporate and securities regulatory requirements.
  • Assists clients in the reorganization and restructuring of corporations, partnerships, and other entities.

Publications & Presentations