Nasdaq Updated LAS Form
Effective September 17, 2021, Nasdaq updated its Listing of Additional Shares (LAS) Form and the process for the review of such forms.
Nasdaq Rule 5250 sets forth certain obligations for companies listed on Nasdaq including related to requirements to provide certain information and notifications to Nasdaq, make public disclosures, file periodic reports with the SEC, and distribution of annual and interim reports. Rule 5250(e) specifies the triggering events that require a listed company to submit certain forms to Nasdaq.
Rule 5250(e) requires the submittal of specific forms related to the following triggering events:
- Change in Number of Shares Outstanding – Each listed company must file a form with Nasdaq no later than 10 days after the occurrence of any aggregate increase or decrease of any class of securities listed on Nasdaq that exceeds 5% of the amount of securities outstanding of that class.
- Listing of Additional Shares – As further detailed below, a listed company must give