SAN FRANCISCO, March 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- APT SYSTEMS, INC. (OTC:APTY), a publicly traded, fully reporting company in the FinTech software sector, announced it has recently retained Szaferman Lakind to provide legal oversight as the Company pursues a growing number of corporate development opportunities.
The Securities Practice Group of Szaferman Lakind brings to the table the collective experience of dedicated lawyers who have guided management, equity holders, lenders and others through the complex mine field of federal, state and exchange based securities regulators. The Firm’s lawyers have represented privately held and publicly traded companies alike. Attorneys routinely prepare and file registration statements, “Blue Sky” filings, 1934 Exchange Act filings, and advise companies on their compliance obligations under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
“We are very pleased to have Szaferman Lakind Blumstein & Blader, P.C. on our team, as we move forward on funding negotiations, and strategize the establishment of a software testing office in Nevada. We are fully confident that the diversified nature of this distinguished firm will serve to support our efforts from every angle,” said Glenda Dowie, CEO.
As a part of the Business Department, the SPG can draw upon the collective experience of attorneys conversant in the language of mergers and acquisitions, institutional finance, tax and corporate law. Securities lawyers work with other lawyers in the Business Department as part of a coordinated team and through their engagements with others have developed the confidence in their colleagues to rely upon their abilities and advice.
Based on attorneys Barry Szaferman, Arnold Lakind, Brian Paul and Craig Hubert being listed among the Best Lawyers in America© 2016, the firm qualified for Best Law Firms Metropolitan Tier-1 consideration and was selected by U.S. News – Best Law Firms for that distinction for the 3rd consecutive year.
Previously the Directors of APT Systems appointed a PCAOB registered firm in Nevada to take over as the Company’s independent auditors and undertake the next 10-K audit for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2016. As the Company also files with SEDAR, RBSM is an acknowledged CPAB member.
APT SYSTEMS, INC. has purposed to build a strong and knowledgeable team, and intends to keep its shareholders fully informed in an effort to demonstrate transparency and strengthen investor confidence. Updates will be forthcoming as events unfold.
About Szaferman Lakind Blumstein & Blader, P.C.
Szaferman Lakind is a full service law firm which has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell’s™ highest rating of AV-Preeminent, and ranked a Tier-1 Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report in its 2014, 2015 and 2016 Best Law Firms editions. The firm is proud to have been recognized by New York Magazine as one of the New York Area’s Top Ranked Law Firms.
About RBSM, LLP
RBSM LLP is a certified public accounting firm with operating offices in major cities in the United States, Europe & Asia. The firm provides professional accounting, auditing and tax services to a number of publicly held businesses as well as privately held companies.
About APT Systems, Inc
APT is an acronym for Applied Proprietary Trading. The Management of APT Systems, Inc. works to deliver stock trading tools with a focus on handheld devices while also strategically acquiring other compatible financial businesses which demonstrate strong growth potential.
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