40 King St W, Suite 2100, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1990 (ON)
Jay Goldman is a partner at Cassels. His practice is focused primarily on securities and corporate finance law. Jay’s experience includes structuring and negotiating mergers & acquisitions and securities, joint ventures, commercial, and financing-related transactions, and providing guidance on corporate governance matters. He regularly acts for issuers, boards, investment dealers, and investment advisors in a broad range of areas. He is a member of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC). Jay is also recognized as a leading lawyer in The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal, and The Legal 500 Canada. He holds an MBA from the University of Western Ontario and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1990.
On October 1, 2018, MediPharm Labs Corp. (formerly POCML 4 Inc.) (TSXV: LABS) (“MediPharm Labs” or the “Company”) completed its business combination with MediPharm Labs Inc. (the “Target”), which resulted in a reverse take-over (“RTO”) of the Company by the shareholders of the Target and constituted the “Qualifying Transaction” of the Company as such term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSXV”).
On April 1, 2016, Canadian mining exploration company, Tahoe Resources Inc. (Tahoe) and Canadian gold producer Lake Shore Gold Corp. (Lake Shore Gold) completed a previously announced business combination, now valued at $945 million.
On July 7, 2015, TMAC Resources Inc. completed an initial public offering of common shares for aggregate gross proceeds of $135 million. Under the offering, TMAC issued 22,500,000 common shares at a price of $6.00 per common share. The distribution of the common shares under the IPO was qualified by way of prospectus dated June 26, 2015, filed with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada, other than Québec.
Torex Gold Resources Inc., through its subsidiary Minera Media Luna, S.A de C.V., signed a credit agreement dated as of August 6, 2014, with BMO Harris Bank N.A., BNP Paribas, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, ING Bank N.V., Société Générale, and The Bank of Nova Scotia on a syndicated senior secured US$375 million project finance facility that is due to mature June 30, 2022.