close

Fenwick & West Represents Proofpoint in its Acquisition of Emerging Threats Pro

March 04, 2015

Fenwick & West represented Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT), one of the leading next-generation security and compliance companies, in its recently announced definitive agreement to acquire Emerging Threats Pro, LLC, one of the leading providers of advanced threat intelligence.

The acquisition will combine Emerging Threats' threat intelligence with Proofpoint's existing big data platform and threat analytics systems, providing compounded benefits in both detection and response capabilities. More information about Proofpoint’s acquisition of Emerging Threats Pro can be obtained from the company press release.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate attorneys Kris Withrow, Priscila Bastazin and Julie Van Den Bergh; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Shawn Lampron, Mona Clee and Grace Chen and tax attorney Will Skinner.​