Jason S. Saltsberg

Jason S. Saltsberg: Attorney with Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

Biography

As a Corporate attorney with Olshan, Jason S. Saltsberg represents publicly traded and closely held companies in connection with corporate transactions and general corporate matters.

Jason represents public and private companies in connection with the structuring and negotiation of secured and unsecured debt financing transactions, including senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt facilities, acquisition-financing transactions and working capital facilities. In addition, Jason routinely counsels clients in connection with their business acquisitions, dispositions and security offerings. As a result, he has extensive experience negotiating a wide range of business-related agreements, including those involving debt and equity investments, mergers, and stock and asset purchases.

Jason regularly advises clients regarding the preparation and filing of SEC reports, and on financing, corporate governance, securities laws and stock exchange matters. Jason also has substantial general corporate experience, including the negotiation and drafting of employment, stockholder, registration rights, partnership, and operating agreements.

Working closely with the firm's Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Group, Jason assists investors with restructurings and with the acquisition and divestiture of distressed businesses and assets. Jason also serves as a lead attorney on the firm’s substantive non-consolidation opinion team.

Honors

•Jason was named for inclusion to the New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, a Thomson Reuters lawyer rating service for lawyers under 40, for 2013 and 2014.

News, Events & Publications

Media Mentions/News

•Olshan Represents Steel Partners Holdings in Acquisition of Majority Interest in iGo, Inc.
January 3, 2019

•Kenneth Silverman Handles Acquisition of CEI Equipment Company for Alleghany Capital Subsidiary Kentucky Trailer
December 21, 2018

•Olshan Again Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2018

•Reorg Research Quotes Jason Saltsberg on Dell’s Possible Forced IPO
October 26, 2018

•Olshan Represents Vicon Industries in the Refinancing of Its Credit Facility with NIL Funding Corp.
October 9, 2018

•Eric Goldberg Represents Seller of East Side Apartment Building for $25M
August 14, 2018

•Reorg Research Quotes Jason Saltsberg on VMW Shareholders and the Holders of Dell’s Tracking Stock
April 10, 2018

•Olshan Named Winner of the M&A Advisor 2017 Distressed M&A Deal of the Year
December 22, 2017

•Olshan Represents ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc. in Acquisition of IWCO Direct
December 19, 2017

•Olshan Client Steel Partners Holdings L.P. Announces Five-Year, $600 Million Revolving Credit Agreement with PNC Capital Markets LLC
November 17, 2017

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities, Real Estate, Advertising, Employment, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2017

•Eric Goldberg Leads Joint Venture in $310M Acquisition of Third Amazon Office Building in Seattle
October 18, 2017

•Silverman Handles $300M Credit Facility for Alleghany Corporation
August 2, 2017

•Steel Partners Holdings L.P. Signs Merger Agreement to Acquire Remaining Shares of Handy & Harman Ltd.
June 30, 2017

•Business Insider Reports on Blue Apron's Acquisition of Olshan Client BN Ranch
March 30, 2017

•Goldberg Leads Tristar Capital in $291M Acquisition of Hi-Tech Office Complex in Sunnyvale
February 27, 2017

•Steel Partners Holdings L.P. Completes Exchange Offer for Steel Excel Inc.
February 8, 2017

•Goldberg Leads Joint Venture in $270M Acquisition of Second Amazon Office Building in Seattle
January 18, 2017

•Olshan Represents Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings in $300M Private Offering of Convertible Senior Notes
December 14, 2016

•Olshan Represents Caymus Equity Partners in Acquisition and Financing of Controlling Interest in Excel Orthopedic Rehab
December 7, 2016

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in New York and Nationally for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, and Employment Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2016

•Goldberg Handles Sale of Miracle Mile Shops on Las Vegas Strip to Investment Partnership
October 19, 2016

•Silverman Handles Acquisition of Manufacturer for Bourn & Koch
October 7, 2016

•Olshan Represents Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. in $750 Million Refinancing
June 20, 2016

•Olshan Closes Digirad’s Acquisition of Project Rendezvous Holding Corporation and Related Financing
January 15, 2016

•Olshan Represents WebFinancial in Connection with a Going Private Transaction of CoSine Communications
January 15, 2016

•Olshan Recognized as a 2016 Top Tier Best Law Firm Nationally and in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 2, 2015

•Kearns and Kindler Lead 45 Broad Acquisition
October 26, 2015

•Olshan Closes Remark Media’s Acquisition of Vegas.com and Related Financing
September 30, 2015

•Olshan Closes $66 Million Transaction with NYU Langone Medical Center
May 4, 2015

•Olshan Client Ironsides Partners Launches Campaign to Seek Board Representation at PIMCO Bond Fund
April 2, 2015

•Olshan Recognized as First Tier “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 3, 2014

•Forty-Five Olshan Lawyers Selected by Super Lawyers
September 23, 2014

•Olshan Leads Handy & Harman in Successful Refinancing
September 2, 2014

•Olshan Client Secures $700 Million Financing to Acquire Leasehold Position in Mobil Building
August 29, 2014

•Olshan Completes Quinpario Acquisition of Jason Inc. for $538 Million
July 1, 2014

•Olshan Corporate Partners Handle GenCorp’s $300M Amended and Restated Credit Facility
June 2, 2014

•Olshan Corporate Partners Handle GenCorp’s $100M Subordinated Credit Facility
April 21, 2014

•Olshan Client Quinpario Announces Agreement to Acquire Jason Incorporated for $538.65 Million
March 17, 2014

•Olshan Client The LGL Group, Inc. Acquires Product Lines From Trilithic, Inc.
February 3, 2014

•Thirty-One Olshan Lawyers Selected by Super Lawyers
September 13, 2013

•Olshan Represents GenCorp in Successful Acquisition of Rocketdyne from United Technologies
June 14, 2013

•Olshan Client Handy & Harman Announces Acquisition of Wolverine Joining Technologies
April 29, 2013

•Frome, Saltsberg, Markovits Close Acquisition and Financing by Fusion Telecommunications
October 30, 2012

•Olshan Client Steel Partners Holdings to be Listed on NYSE
April 4, 2012

•Olshan Names Three New Partners
January 6, 2012

•Wolosky and Saltsberg File Form 10 for Steel
December 15, 2011

•Olshan Corporate Partners Lead Successful GenCorp Refinancing
November 21, 2011

•Wolosky Represents CosmoCom in Acquisition
April 1, 2011

•Friedman Represents Empire Resorts in Rights Offering
December 30, 2010

•Wall Street Journal Covers Empire Casino Battle
September 30, 2009

•Post Reports on Steel Partners Restructuring Victory
June 20, 2009

•Daily Deal Reports on Steel Partners II Restructuring
May 20, 2009

•Media Reports on Steel Partners II Restructuring and Icahn Dispute
January 15, 2009

•Olshan Represents Landry's CEO and Counsels on $400 Million Financing
January 14, 2009

•Wolosky Represents Buyer of Landry's Restaurants for $1.3 billion
June 16, 2008

•Friedman Represents Empire Resorts in Concord Venture
February 7, 2008

•Everlast Closes $185 Million Merger
September 21, 2007

•New York Times Reports on Empire's Casino
December 15, 2006

Publications

• No Derivative Rights Under New York's Limited Liability Company Law
March 2004
PUBOGRAM, ABA Section of Business Law

Articles & Alerts

•New SEC Rules Relating to Executive Compensation Disclosure
October 2006

Press Releases

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2018
•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Employment Law, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2017
•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in New York and Nationally for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, and Employment Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2016
•Olshan Recognized as a Top Tier Best Law Firm Nationally and in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 2, 2015
•Olshan Recognized as First Tier “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 3, 2014
•Forty-four Olshan Attorneys Selected to Super Lawyers 2014
September 23, 2014
•Olshan Recognized as Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2013
•Thirty-one Olshan Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers 2013
September 13, 2013
•Olshan Names New Partners to its Activist, Corporate, Intellectual Property and Litigation Groups
January 6, 2012

Social Media

Securities Law Blog

•Reminders for the 2019 Form 10-K and Proxy Season
•NYSE Submits New Proposal to Ease Rules on Blank Check Companies
•NYSE and Nasdaq Pull Proposals to Ease Rules on Blank Check Companies
•Understanding Spotify’s Direct Listing on the NYSE
•Intel Corp. CEO’s Stock Sales May Draw SEC Examination
•SEC Recoveries from Whistleblower Tips about Securities Law Violations Top $1 Billion
•Time to Get Ready for Pay Ratio Disclosure
•S&P Dow Jones Joins the Fight Against Multi-Class Shares

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Corporate/Securities Law
  • Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212.451.2320  Phone
212.451.2222  Fax
www.olshanlaw.com
University Attended:
Cornell University, B.S., 1994; School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, M.M.H., 1998
Law School Attended:
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 2003
Year of First Admission:
2004
Admission:
2004, New York
Memberships:

Professional & Community Affiliations

Board of Trustees, Midway Jewish Center

Past President, Midway Jewish Center Men's Club

Executive Board, NY Metro Region of the Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs

Cornell Alumni Admissions Ambassador Network

Board of Trustees, Beta Omicron house corporation of Delta Tau Delta

Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Represented Steel Partners Holdings L.P. and its subsidiaries in connection with a five-year, $600 million revolving credit agreement with a syndicate of financial institutions headed by PNC Capital Markets LLC.; Represented ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc. in connection with the financing for its $476 million acquisition of IWCO Direct, a leading provider of data-driven market solutions, which financing included a $393 million term loan facility and a $25 million revolving credit facility with Cerberus Business Finance, LLC.; Represented Steel Partners Holdings L.P., in its exchange offer and going-private transaction for Handy & Harman Ltd., a Nasdaq-listed company.; Represented Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., a leading manufacturer of aerospace and defense products, in a $300 million private offering of convertible senior notes due 2023. The Notes were sold to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.; Represented Bourn & Koch, Inc., a portfolio company of Olshan client Alleghany Capital Corporation, in its acquisition of Diamond Technology Innovations, Inc., a leading manufacturer of waterjet orifices and nozzles as well as related products headquartered in Olympia, WA.; Represented BN Ranch LLC, a company led by co-founder Bill Niman that is a supplier of grassfed beef, lamb, and poultry that are raised in a wholesome, humane, and environmentally conscious manner, in the sale of its business to Blue Apron, LLC.; Represented Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., a leading manufacturer of aerospace and defense products, in a refinancing that will provide greater financial flexibility to execute its long-term strategic agenda and substantially reduce its interest expense. The amended and restated credit facility replaces Aerojet's existing revolving credit facility, in an aggregate principal amount of up to $350 million (with a $100 million subfacility for standby letters of credit and a $10 million subfacility for swingline loans) and provides for a delayed draw term loan facility in an aggregate principal amount of up to $400 million.; Represented Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., a leading technology-based designer, developer and manufacturer of aerospace and defense products, in the successful completion of the $550 million acquisition of the Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne business from United Technologies in part with the proceeds from a $460 million bond offering. The acquisition nearly doubled the size of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. and help ensure that it continues to be a leader in the next space age.; Represented hedge fund in its conversion into a publicly traded limited partnership listed on the NYSE.; Represented CosmoCom, Inc., a developer of call center management software, in connection with its acquisition by Enghouse Systems Limited, a large Canadian public company, and its subsidiary, Syntellect Inc., for a purchase price of approximately $20 million.; Represented Empire Resorts, Inc. in its $35 million rights offering.; Represented Everlast Worldwide Inc., a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of boxing and fitness-related sporting goods equipment and worldwide licensor of the Everlast brand, in its $185 million merger with Brands Holding Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sports Direct International plc, a publicly traded company on the London Stock Exchange.; Represented Fox & Hound Restaurant Group in the amendment of their syndicated credit facilities with two major lenders which provided the funds for its acquisition of Champps Entertainment, Inc., a Nasdaq National Market company.; Represented a privately held men's accessories company in the $63 million acquisition of the third largest luggage company in the United States. In connection with the acquisition, also represented the company in obtaining over $40 million in secured credit facilities with two major lenders.; Represented a company engaged in the operation and development of an electronic open marketplace for the purchase and sale of advertising media in a reverse merger and $12 million PIPE transaction.; Represented a NASDAQ-listed company engaged in the gaming and hospitality industries in a PIPE transaction that resulted in raising more than $30 million and a Rule 144A underwritten private offering that resulted in net proceeds of more than $60 million.
ISLN:
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