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Fenwick Represents Symantec in its Sale of Veritas Technologies to The Carlyle Group for $8 Billion

August 11, 2015

​​Fenwick & West represented Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) in the sale of its information management business, Veritas Technologies Corporation, to an investor group led by The Carlyle Group together with GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund for $8 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close by January 1, 2016. More information is available through the announcement on Symantec’s website​.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate attorneys Gordon Davidson, Doug Cogen, David Michaels, Andrew Luh, Bomi Lee, Vishal Dave, Adam Derry and Tim Lee; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Scott Spector, Blake Martell, Patrick Grilli, and Liz Gartland; technology transactions attorneys Stephen Gillespie, Chris Joslyn, Ana Razmazma and Samira Hariramasamy; antitrust attorney Mark Ostrau; trademark attorney Sally Abel; patent attorneys Brian Hoffman and David Schumann and tax attorneys Michael Solomon, Andrew Kim and Ora Grinberg. ​