Cases and Deals

Blank Rome Represents Novus Capital Corporation in Its Formation and $100M Initial Public Offering

A Blank Rome team represented Novus Capital Corporation in connection with its formation and the completion of its $100 million initial public offering. The transaction was announced on May 15, 2020, and closed on May 19, 2020.

Novus is a blank check company formed by longtime Blank Rome client, Robert Laikin, for the purpose of entering into a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, recapitalization, reorganization, or other similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities. To learn more about this transaction, please read Novus Capital Corporation Announces Closing of $100 Million Initial Public Offering (Business Wire, May 19, 2020).

The Blank Rome team was led by Robert Mittman, Brad Shiffman, and Elena Jacque, with assistance from Joseph Gulant, Emanuel Adler, and David Gilbert.