Your guide to "going public"
(Original Course Date: November 21, 2019)
Who should attend: Lawyers with 1 to 5 years' experience practising in the area of securities law; this course may also be of interest to in-house counsel and business lawyers who advise clients on securities law from time to time
Learning level: Fundamental/Intermediate
Taking a company public is a complex process that involves many steps and considerations. In this practical course, experienced counsel will guide you through the going public process by following a fictitious start-up cannabis company.
You will walk away with a clear understanding of the basic framework for advising a start-up company from initial considerations all the way through to becoming a public company.
From this course you will learn about:
- pre-public considerations such as financing, governance, and board management
- listing on the various stock exchanges
- ongoing requirements of public company
- best practices for handling funds in securities transactions
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6.5 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Lucy H. Schilling — Miller Thomson LLP, Vancouver
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