Cannabis Industry Expertise
Wildeboer Dellelce's Cannabis Practice group is multi-disciplinary and widely acknowledged as one of Canada's leaders in the sector. With nearly every lawyer in the firm engaged in some form of cannabis related matter, the firm leverages its expertise across all of its core practice areas including corporate finance and securities, corporate commercial, regulatory, debt and lending, M&A, tax and real estate.
Wildeboer Dellelce represents a variety of industry participants, in Canada and internationally, including licensed producers and processors and applicants stage companies, investment banks and other financial institutions and financial services providers, cannabis technology (hardware and software), and cannabis ancillary service providers.
In addition, our lawyers are skilled in representing all kinds of different organizations across the life sciences, healthcare and pharmaceuticals industry. Wildeboer Dellelce represents the world’s first listed company focused on discovering, developing and deploying psychedelic inspired medicines. Learn more about our life sciences, healthcare and pharmaceuticals industry expertise here.
Representing Planet 13 Holdings Inc., a leading vertically-integrated Nevada cannabis company, on various transactions including its acquisition of 45,000 square feet of indoor cultivation, acquisition of California dispensary license and assets, its $28.8 million bought deal prospectus offering in November 2020, $23 million bought deal prospectus offering in September 2020 and $11.5 million bought deal prospectus offering in July 2020.
Acted for Terrace Global Inc. in its acquisition by The Flowr Corporation for approximately $60 million, in its joint venture with The Flowr Corporation to develop an outdoor medical cannabis project in Portugal and acted as Canadian legal counsel in respect of the acquisitions by Terrace of its international cannabis assets in Uruguay, Spain and Portugal.
Acted for the agents with respect to Flower One Holdings Inc. in its $20.85 million public offering and $50 million public offering.
Acted for Xtraction Services, Inc. in its merger with Caracara Silver Inc.
Acted for the agents with respect to Aleafia Health Inc. in its $40.25 million public offering.
Acted for the underwriters with respect to Harvest Health & Recreation Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company with one of the largest footprints in the U.S., in its first tranche of private placement offering of convertible debentures for US$500 million.
Acted for the agents with respect to Medcolcanna Organics Inc. closed series of financing transactions for approximately $9.1 million and acted for the company in its reverse takeover transaction.
Acted for the underwriters with respect to Newstrike Resources Ltd. In its $51 million bought deal public offering and $92 million bought deal financing.
Acted for Hiku Brands in $540 million acquisition by Canopy Growth Corporation, in its acquisition of Maitri Group Inc., in their announcement to merge with WeedMD and in its acquisition of TS Prairie Retail Corp.
Acted for Tokyo Smoke, a Canadian lifestyle brand, in merger with DOJA Cannabis to form Hiku Brands.
Acted for the underwriters with respect to Canopy Growth Corporation $200 million bought deal financing, $60 million bought deal financing and $34.5 million bought deal financing.
For more information on how we can assist you in this sector or to speak with us regarding any of your business law needs, please contact:
Carlye Bellavia call 416 361 5898
Jeff Hergott call 416 361 4783
Charlie Malone call 416 361 1267
Michael Rennie call 416 361 4781