https://mcmillan.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/profile-default-mobile.jpg

Kelly Kan’s practice is focused on corporate and securities transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, and public and private financings. She also provides counsel on stock exchange listings, corporate governance and securities regulatory matters.

Kelly advises public and private companies in a variety of industries, including private equity and technology.



News


Education & Admissions

2018
Called to the Ontario bar
2017
JDUniversity of British Columbia
2014
B.Comm. (Honours) University of British Columbia

Insights by Kelly Kan (9 Posts)

Featured Insight

Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce Recommendations – Proxy System Corporate Governance and Mergers and Acquisitions

High-level overview and commentary on the recommendations set out in Section 2.4 of the Capital Markets Modernization Final Report

Read More
Mar 10, 2021
Featured Insight

Canadian Securities Administrators Seek Input on Activist Short Selling Activities

Canadian Securities Administrators Seek Input on Activist Short Selling Activities

Read More
Dec 16, 2020
Featured Insight

No Family Resemblance: The Court of Appeal Rules on Interpretation of “Security” and Custodial Sentences

The Ontario Court of Appeal's decision in Ontario Securities Commission v. Tiffin provides guidance on what constitutes a "security" and custodial sentences.

Read More
May 5, 2020
Featured Insight

The HBC Privatization: OSC Provides New Guidance For a Special Committee Process and Reconfirms Disclosure Obligations in Conflict of Interest Transactions

Ontario Securities Commission provides new guidance regarding the role and responsibilities of a special committee in a conflicted going private transaction.

Read More
Mar 3, 2020
Featured Insight

Canadians are Friendlier: Shareholder Proposal Regime in the U.S. Could Soon Be More Restrictive

As the Securities Exchange Commission seeks to change the shareholder proposal regime in the U.S., we compare the proposed amendments to the Canadian regime.

Read More
Feb 4, 2020
Featured Insight

Short Selling in Canada: Regulations are Weak and a New Path Forward is Needed to Reduce Systemic Risk

This bulletin summarizes our concerns and conclusions with respect to the Canadian short selling regulatory regime.

Read More
Nov 11, 2019
Featured Insight

Dawn of a New Age for Canadian Capital Markets Information

On May 2, 2019, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the “CSA”) set out next steps for a new, integrated national information and filing system (the “Renewed System”).

Read More
May 14, 2019
Featured Insight

Cutting Out the Middle Man – Proposed Prohibition of Embedded Commissions

On Sep 13, 2018, the Canadian Securities Administrators published a notice and request for comment outlining Proposed Amendments to National Instrument 81-105.

Read More
Oct 19, 2018
Featured Insight

Fintech at the Crossroads: Regulating the Revolution

Fintech at the Crossroads: Regulating the Revolution

Read More
Oct 30, 2016