"Form S-8: Share Counting, Fee Calculations & Other Tricks of the Trade"

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

2:00 - 2:45 pm, eastern [archive and transcript to follow]

One of the most confusing areas that securities lawyers face is figuring out how many offers to register on a Form S-8 and how to determine the filing fee to be paid. There are a myriad of other challenges when preparing a Form S-8.

Join our experts:

  • Krista Hanvey, Associate, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Kyoko Takahashi Lin, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell
  • Jeff London, Partner, Kaye Scholer LLP
  • John Newell, Counsel, Goodwin Procter LLP

Among other topics, this program will cover:

  • How to calculate filing fees & conduct share counting for different types of plans?
  • How to prepare a plan prospectus?
  • What errors are the most common in preparing Form S-8s?
  • What guidance has Corp Fin provided on Form S-8s over the years?
  • What areas are practitioners most split on? And what are the most conservative approaches in those areas? And least conservative?


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