News & Events

  • May 30, 2014

    Lilis Energy, Inc. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $7,500,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 30, 2014

    Amanda Fugazy and Adam Weiss, members of the Firm’s Employment Law group, successfully represented a Freeport Lieutenant who was a highly qualified candidate for promotion to Chief of the Village police department.  On behalf of the client, the Firm sued the Village of Freeport, NY for racial discrimination and, after a trial in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, the jury returned with a verdict awarding the officer $1.35 million dollars.

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  • May 29, 2014

    Legend Oil and Gas, Ltd. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $400,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • May 28, 2014

    Oxigene Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $16,000,009.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 20, 2014

    University General Health Systems, Inc. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $1,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • May 15, 2014

    Neonode Inc. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $10,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • May 14, 2014

    Comstock Mining Inc. announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $9,611,550.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

  • May 01, 2014

    The Alkaline Water Company Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $2,599,999.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • April 30, 2014

    Kitara Media Corp. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $6,999,994.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • April 28, 2014

    Box Ships, Inc. (NYSE:TEU) closed a $10.3 million underwritten follow-on offering of its publicly traded common shares and warrants. Maxim Group LLC acted as the sole book-runner and lead-managing underwriter. National Securities Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of National Holdings, Inc. acted as a co-manager of the offering. EG&S acted as counsel to the underwriters.

  • April 17, 2014

    Committed Capital Acquisition Corporation II completed its initial public offering in the amount of $35,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the underwriters.

  • April 17, 2014

    Highpower International Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $5,049,998.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • April 15, 2014

    Northwest Biotherapeutics Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $15,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • April 11, 2014

    Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $18,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • April 10, 2014

    SG Blocks, Inc. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $2,080,500.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • April 09, 2014

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP was ranked #1 for placement agent representation in PIPE transactions (by number of transactions) for Q1 2014.

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  • March 31, 2014

    Boldface Group, Inc. announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $1,120,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • March 28, 2014

    Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $15,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • March 28, 2014

    Generex Biotechnology Corporation announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $2,075,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • March 27, 2014

    MagneGas Corporation announced the closing of their PIPE offering in the amount of $5,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • March 27, 2014

    The NYS Restaurant Association and Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP will present on April 1st an interactive program highlighting how to organize and implement Tip Pool arrangements that are compliant with New York and Federal law.

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  • March 26, 2014

    Effective December 1, 2014, FINRA has new Consolidated Supervision Rules, 3110 and 3120 (See Regulatory Notice 14-10 March 19, 2013.) The new rules are the product of a nearly six year-long process begun in May 2008 by FINRA Regulatory Notice 08-24.  To help firms and their responsible persons determine their obligations under the new Rules, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole has prepared a Memorandum.

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  • March 26, 2014

    Spherix Incorporated completed a private placement in the amount of $4.4 million. EG&S acted as counsel to the placement agent.

  • March 26, 2014

    Uranium Resources, Inc. announced the closing of their Registered Direct offering in the amount of $10,296,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Investor.

  • March 25, 2014

    Ruthigen, Inc. announced the closing of their Initial Public Offering in the amount of $19,216,475.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.