News & Events

  • July 20, 2011

    Blue Wolf Mongolia Holdings Corp. announced the closing of their initial public offering in the amount of $80,500,000. EG&S acted as counsel to Blue Wolf.

  • July 19, 2011

    Douglas S. Ellenoff, a member of the Firm, was invited by Deal Flow Media to open their 2011 SPAC Conference with opening remarks on the state of the SPAC market.

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  • July 11, 2011

    OriginOil, Inc. announced the closing of its convertible debenture PIPE transaction in the amount of $1,000,000. EGS acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.
     

  • July 07, 2011

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP was ranked #1 for placement agent representation in PIPE transactions and #3 for investor representation (by number of transactions) for the first two quarters of 2011.

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  • July 06, 2011

    Azteca Acquisition Corporation announced the closing of their SPAC IPO in the amount of $100,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to Azteca.

  • July 06, 2011

    Celsion Corporation announced the closing of their registered direct offering in the amount of $6,600,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • July 05, 2011

    Cell Therapeutics, Inc. announced the closing of their registered direct offering in the amount of $30,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 29, 2011

    BIOLASE Technology, Inc. announced the closing of their private placement in the amount of $9,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 28, 2011

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP was recognized by Chambers USA in its 2011 edition as a highly regarded law firm. Chambers USA ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the US and worldwide.

    "The firm is small enough to be extremely responsive to its clients, but large enough to have a number of extremely experienced M&A attorneys." 

     

     <i>Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business</i> (2010), 16 Areas of Practice Recognized and 37 Lawyers Ranked

  • June 27, 2011

    OncoSec Medical Incorporated announced the closing of their private placement in the amount of $3,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.
     

  • June 27, 2011

    Trio Merger Corp. announced the completion of its initial public offering in the amount of $60,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

  • June 23, 2011

    United Refining Company announced the closing of their exchange offer of 10.500% First Priority Senior Secured Notes for $365,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to United Refining.

  • June 22, 2011

    Stuart N. Neuhauser, a member of the Firm, was invited by IPO Vital Signs to comment on the resurgence of SPACs in the 2011 IPO market.

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  • June 22, 2011

    Cleveland BioLabs, Inc. announced their registered direct offering in the amount of $23,492,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 21, 2011

    Empeiria Acquisition Corp. announced the closing of their SPAC IPO in the amount of $60,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to Empeiria.

  • June 17, 2011

    Vu1 Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement with several accredited institutional investors for the amount of $3,500,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 14, 2011

    Castle Brands Inc. announced the closing of their private placement in the amount of $7,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 07, 2011

    Top Image Systems announced the closing of their private placement in the amount of $2,850,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • June 03, 2011

    IntelGenx Technologies Corp. announced that it has entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement with institutional investors for the issuance and sale in a private placement transaction in the amount of $1,600,000. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 18, 2011

    Saul H. Finkelstein, a member of the Firm, participated in a webinar with Igor Kirman, a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz on M&A confidentiality agreements. The webinar prepared deal counsel to negotiate M&A confidentiality agreements. The panel reviewed the latest legal developments with non-disclosure agreements, examined the key elements of the agreement, and offered negotiation strategies for sellers and buyers.

  • May 18, 2011

    PeopleString Corporation (OTC.BB:PLPE), a leading social portal and social coupon platform, announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with institutional investors to purchase $1.2 million of securities in a private placement transaction. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 12, 2011

    Advaxis, Inc., (OTCBB: ADXS), has entered into a definitive convertible notes purchase agreement with certain accredited investors, for the purchase of the aggregate principal value of approximately $7.1 million of convertible promissory notes for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $6.0 million. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 12, 2011

    Dataram Corporation (NASDAQ:DRAM), has entered into a definitive agreement to sell $3.3 million of its common stock and warrants to institutional investors in a registered direct offering. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • May 11, 2011

    Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. announced the closing of a registered public offering of $5.5 million of units, comprised of 6% Series A Convertible Preferred Shares and Warrants to purchase common shares. EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.
     

  • May 10, 2011

    SMG Indium Resources, Ltd. announced the closing of its initial public offering for gross proceeds of $24,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to SMG.