Elliott Vardin is a partner at Fogler, Rubinoff LLP. He practices all aspects of corporate, commercial and securities law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. Elliott has developed a reputation for expertise in securities law and for his ability to negotiate and complete complex and innovative transactions. Elliott represents a range of public and private companies in diverse industries, including real estate services, technology, investment brokerage & management, solar energy and mortgage investments. He has established various types of pooled and other investment funds and advised lead and significant investors. On an ongoing basis, Elliott advises a number of Canadian reporting issuers and investment funds in connection with securities and regulatory compliance and corporate governance matters.
MARCH 23 2020
COVID-19 and Shareholder Meetings: Now What?
We have received several inquiries from clients asking for guidance regarding their shareholders meetings in light of the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus pandemic and the need to socially distance ourselves. With the AGM meeting season upon us, this article seeks to provide information relating to (i) the options available for holding AGMs in light of the COVID-19 concerns and (ii) the procedures to be followed in the event that an issuer decides to change the date, time or location of its in-person AGM due to COVID-19.
MARCH 19 2020
The CSA to Grant Temporary (45-Day) Relief for Some Regulatory Filings Due to COVID-19
This article highlights some of the key points around the CSA's 45-day extension and what issuers and other capital market participants need to know with respect to regulatory filings due to COVID-19.
- Law Society of Upper Canada, Member, 2000
- Canadian Bar Association, Member, Since 2000
- University of Western Ontario; BA in Economics; 1995
- Osgoode Hall Law School; JD; 1998