Lunch and Learn with Dentons - Reverse Mergers into Public Shells

......... February 12th 2019
presented by Dentons
Reverse Mergers into Public Shells - An Alternative Method to Access Capital Markets (i.e. Alternative Public Offerings)
This program will educate private issuers about the process of going public by merging with an existing public shell. This allows a company to go public via a streamlined cost effective process. Once public, the issuer will be able access the public capital markets for financing options. We will discuss not only the process for this “alternative” public offering but the benefits and risks as well.

What You Will Learn

  • Alternative public offerings
  • The process for effectuating such process
  • The challenges associated with the process
  • The benefits of going public vs. traditional method
Who Should Attend
Prospective attendees will be private issuers who have an interest in accessing the public capital markets for their financing needs.


Greg Carney is counsel for Dentons. Greg has been practicing law since 1995. He started his career at Morrison & Foerster, a top 100 law Firm. Greg also served as in house counsel for a NY based hedge fund. Prior to jointing Dentons, Greg had his own law Firm for 13 years where he was active in alternative public offerings and counseling micro cap companies.


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