Fenwick Represents E-Town Chipone in its $136 Million Acquisition of Exar Subsidiary iML

June 03, 2016

Fenwick & West represented E-Town Chipone Technology Co., Ltd., a consortium comprised of Beijing-based IC design and solutions manufacturer Chipone Technology Co., Ltd and its financial partner Beijing E-Town International Investment & Development Co., Ltd., in its definitive agreement under which Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), supplier of analog mixed-signal semiconductor components and system solutions, will sell its Integrated Memory Logic Limited (iML) subsidiary for $136 million.

More information about E-Town Chipone’s acquisition of iML can be obtained from Exar press release.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Gordy Davidson, David Michaels, Ruomu Li, Eric Li and Summer Yin; intellectual property lawyers Michael Farn and Frank Yang; technology transactions lawyers Chris Joslyn and Stephen Bosse; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Shawn Lampron, Marshall Mort, Taylor Cashwell, Travis Robertson and Jeremy Kazzaz; tax lawyers Will Skinner and Julia Ushakova-Stein; anti-trust lawyers Mark Ostrau and Ashley Walter and trademark lawyer Mark Jansen.