News & Events

  • February 06, 2018

    JM Global Holding Company, a special purpose acquisition company, announced that it has closed its business combination with China Sunlong Environmental Technology Inc., pursuant to which China Sunlong became a wholly-owned subsidiary of JM Global. EG&S acted as counsel to JM Global.

  • February 02, 2018

    Global Partner Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, and Purple Innovation, LLC, a comfort technology company known for creating the "World's First No Pressure™ Mattress," announced that they have completed their business combination, pursuant to which Purple has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Global Partner Acquisition Corp.  EG&S acted as counsel to Global Partner.

  • February 02, 2018

    SSLJ.com Limited, an online home improvement company based in China, announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $20,000,000.

  • February 02, 2018

    My Size Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $5,840,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • February 01, 2018

    MTech Acquisition Corp. announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $50,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to MTech.

  • January 30, 2018

    Jennifer S. Silverman, a member of the Firm, was interviewed by High Performance Counsel.

    Click here to read the interview.

  • January 30, 2018

    Auris Medical Holding AG announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $5,499,999.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • January 29, 2018

    Gordon Pointe Acquisition Corp. announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $125,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the underwriter, B. Riley FBR. 

  • January 25, 2018

    EG&S congratulates the new Partners at the Firm: John J. Hart, John B. Horgan, Charles E. Phillips and Jessica Yuan. And new Of-Counsel: Atul R. Singh

  • January 22, 2018

    Selling stockholders of Inspired Entertainment, Inc. closed on their public, underwritten secondary sale of $33,000,000 of shares of Inspired common stock. EG&S served as counsel to Inspired in the transaction.

  • January 22, 2018

    Diffusion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $12,019,706.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

  • January 22, 2018

    U.S. Gold Corp. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $5,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • January 19, 2018

    Amanda M. Fugazy, a member of the Firm, authored an ariticle titled: Understanding Sexual Harassment In The Restaurant Workplace.  

    Click here to read the full article.

  • January 17, 2018

    Aquabounty Technologies, Inc. announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $11,259,155.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

  • January 16, 2018

    Nebula Acquisition Corporation announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $275,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel Nebula.

  • January 16, 2018

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP is proud to announce that Lloyd N. Steele has joined the Firm as Associate in their Corporate and Securities Practice.

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  • January 12, 2018

    EG&S LLP 2017 Year End Summary

    2017 was another year of significant events and milestones for Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP.   We continued to grow our areas of practice, strengthening our existing lines of business and have the privilege of participating in ever increasing matters of complexity. 

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  • January 10, 2018

    Client Alert: Mandatory Labor Law Poster Changes Effective January 2018

    With legal changes comes the obligations to update your required employment posters.  Please click here to see the full alert and information from the Society For Human Resoure Management.

  • January 08, 2018

    Client Alert: Sharing of tips with BOH

    The recent Federal rule change regarding the sharing of tips likely does not change anything for your restaurant.

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  • January 03, 2018

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP is proud to announce that Jonathan H. Deblinger has joined the Firm as Partner in their Corporate and Securities Practice.

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  • December 27, 2017

    Client Alert: Big Changes to New York's Employment Landscape In 2018

    As the calendar inches closer to 2018, we take this opportunity to remind you of major employment law changes in New York that have recently taken effect or will take effect as of the first of the year. 

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  • December 22, 2017

    Client Alert: Complete New 195.1 Forms For Your Hourly Restaurant Employees

    While the New York Department of Labor promulgates fill-in-the-blank forms, these forms can be confusing and are often filled out incorrectly, which is leading to increased litigation. Accordingly, to assist you in your legal compliance obligations, we have created the forms (in both English and Spanish) that restaurant employers should fill out and provide to all non-exempt employees for signature before December 31, 2017.

    Click here to read the full alert with the forms attached.

  • December 22, 2017

    Client Alert: Minimum Wage Developments in New York - 2018

    As 2018 quickly approaches, New York employers must prepare for scheduled minimum wage increases that will take effect December 31, 2017. As in 2017, the applicable increased minimum wage will vary based upon where the employee is located and the size of the employer.  Please note the following new minimum wage and overtime rates and, as necessary, issue new 195.1 Notice of Pay Rate forms to your employees as soon as possible, but no later than December 31, 2017.

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  • December 21, 2017

    ImmuCell Corporation announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $3,049,991.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

  • December 21, 2017

    Yeild10 Bioscience Inc. announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $13,617,987.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.