Transactions

TRANSACTIONS DISPUTES INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 

CP LLP is a leading corporate and commercial firm based in Toronto’s financial core.

We work with our clients to help navigate their legal, regulatory and corporate challenges – intelligently, effectively, and efficiently. We know the ins and outs of the securities rules governing public companies, and have extensive experience completing financings, take-overs, mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations, and other transactions for both public and privately held companies.

We’re experts in corporate governance, intellectual property matters, negotiating complex contracts, and completing sophisticated transactions.

Our clients hail from the high tech, mining, cannabis, pension plan and venture capital sectors, among others. We have extensive associations throughout the Canadian legal community and leverage our regulatory connections on behalf of clients.  Most importantly, we prize our client relationships.

Representative Work

Diamond Estates & Wines Ltd. (TSXV: DWS), with respect to the establishment of its credit facilities with Bank of Montreal

Friendly Stranger Holdings Corp., in its acquisition by Fire & Flower Holdings Corp.

Various private companies for both the purchaser and the vendor with respect to the sale of businesses

The advisory board with respect to its engagement by a private equity real estate manager

Xytex Corporation in its acquisition of Outreach Health Services and establishment of operations in Canada

VitalHub Corp. with respect to its bought deal financing through a short form prospectus

Various public and private companies with respect to compliance and regulatory reviews conducted by the Ontario Securities Commission

Canaccord Capital Corp. with respect to the financing of a private company

Yukoterre Resources Inc. with its IPO and concurrent listing on the CSE

Canadian Association of Blue Cross Plans, in its North American co-branding agreement with Blue Cross Blue Shield Association in the U.S.

Director and Secretary to a number of public and private Canadian companies.

Multiple Capital Pool Companies (CPCs), with respect to their initial public offerings and listings on the TSXV.

Counsel to Special Committees of the Board of Directors, for a number of TSXV listed companies.

Plazacorp Ventures, with respect to the establishment of their limited partnership funds, and their subsequent investments in the technology sector.

Counsel to a number of Canadian private consumer goods businesses, with respect to their incorporation, shareholders agreement matters, commercial agreements, financings, and mergers and acquisitions activities.

UGE International (TSXV: UGE), with respect to its initial public offering, and subsequent financings and mergers and acquisitions activities.

Counsel to OPTrust, with respect to its hedge fund and private equity investments

Multiple Capital Pool Companies (CPC’s) with respect to their initial public offerings and listings on the TSXV

Aumento Capital VIII Corp. with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with Emerge Commerce Inc. and concurrent $8 million financing

Counsel to Special Committee of the Board of Directors in a contested proxy solicitation of a TSXV company

GameSquare Esports Inc. with respect to its reverse takeover, change of business and migration from the TSXV to the CSE and concurrent financing and concurrent $ 3 million financing

ZoomerMedia Limited, in its acquisition of Vision TV, Joy TV and ONE

Selectpath Benefits & Financial Inc., in its acquisition by Navacord Corp.

Mithrandir Capital Corp. (TSXV: GMERP) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with PopReach Corporation

Fenix Oro Gold Corp. (CSE: FENX) with respect to its reverse take-over of American Battery Metals Corp.

Green Acre Capital as lead investor in $28 million convertible debenture financing of Fire & Flower Holdings Corp. (TSX:FAF)

Vitalhub. (TSXV:VHI), with respect to its bought deal prospectus offerings in 2020 for aggregate gross proceeds of $32 million through a syndicate of underwriters led by Cormark Securities Inc.

Acres Cannabis of Nevada, with respect to its USD $70 million acquisition by Curaleaf Holdings Inc. (CSE: CURA)

Commerce Acquisition Corp. (TSXV:CAQ.P) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with Mimi’s Rock.

Eurotin Inc. (TSXV:TIN) with respect to a Plan of Arrangement whereby Eurotin sold its Oropesa tin property in southwestern Spain to Elementos Limited (ASX:ELT) in exchange for common shares of Elementos which were distributed to the Eurotin shareholders

Green Acre Capital Corp, in its acquisition of Friendly Stranger Corporation

Valencia Ventures Inc. in connection with its change of business transaction to move to the CSE and become EarthRenew Inc.

Aumento Capital VI Corp. (TSXV:AUO.P) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with CryptoStar Corp. and concurrent $20 million financing

Global Blockchain Technologies Corp. (TSXV:BLOC) with respect to a $30 million bought deal financing through a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity Corp

Adira Energy Ltd. with respect to its transaction with Empower Clinics Inc. and listing on the CSE

A syndicate of underwriters, co-led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Eight Capital in connection with The Hydropothecary Corporation’s (TSXV:THCX)$149.5 million bought deal common share unit offering

ZoomerMedia Limited, in its acquisition of the publishing business of On The Bay, Inc.

Pitchblack Resources Inc. with respect to its reverse takeover and subsequent relisting as Troilus Gold Corp. on the TSXV and concurrent $23 million financing

A syndicate of underwriters, led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. in connection with The Hydropothecary Corporation’s (TSXV:THCX) $69 million bought deal convertible debenture unit offering

Clean Soils Inc., in its acquisition by GFL Environmental Inc.

Green Acre Capital with respect to the establishment of its first and second funds

Aumento Capital V Corp. (TSXV:AMN.P) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with WeedMD Inc. concurrent $7 million financing

Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSXV:EOG) with respect to its AIM listing and concurrent ₤5.09 million financing

New Electric Enterprises Inc., in its acquisition by Spark Power Corp.

Canaccord Genuity Corp. in connection with The Hydropothecary Corporation’s $13 million common share offering

Vitalhub Corp. (TSXV: VHI), with respect the Qualifying Transaction of Quinsam Opportunities I Inc.

Channel Zero, in its agreement with Bloomberg L.P. to broadcast Bloomberg TV Canada.

SearchTech Ventures Inc. (TSXV:MJN.P) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction with PharmaCan Capital and concurrent $2.55 million financing

Gracious Living Inc., in its acquisition of Sherwood Hockey Inc.

The Intertain Group Limited (TSX:ITX) with respect to a $103.5 million equity subscription receipt and equity-lined subscription receipt financing through a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity Corp.

Aumento Capital II Corp. (TSXV:AQT.P) with respect to its Qualifying Transaction and the spin-out of certain B2C online gaming assets from Amaya Inc. and concurrent $70 million financing

ZoomerMedia Limited, in its sale of Darwin CX, Inc. to Irish Studio, LLC

Lixar SRS, Inc., in the sale of its energy business to GridPoint Inc.