Stephen Waque, a senior partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP with extensive experience in expropriation law, reviews the important lessons that businesses can learn from Facebook’s recent initial public offering.
The Facebook IPO: Danier Revisited — It was hailed as the most anticipated IPO of “recent history” but quickly became, over the course of mere weeks, the subject of class actions, regulatory interest and even preliminary inquiries by congress.
Stephen Waque is a senior partner with BLG and a founding director and past president of the Ontario Expropriation Association. He has more than 30 years experience in the practice of expropriation legislation and real estate law. Stephen is the author of New Law of Expropriation, a two-volume reference text that deals comprehensively with government acquisitions of real estate and business interests, and is considered an authority in Canada. For more information on Stephen Waque please visithttp://www.blg.com/en/home/our-professionals/Pages/Waque-Stephen.aspx