Fenwick & West LLP represented long-time client Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) in its recently announced acquisition of Mythic Entertainment, Inc., a Virginia-based computer game developer. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and closing conditions, and is expected to close during EA's second quarter of fiscal 2007.
More information about the transaction can be obtained from the EA Web site.
The Fenwick & West transaction team included corporate attorneys Mark Stevens, David Michaels, John Lister, Kristin O'Hanlon; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Blake Martell, Elizabeth Gartland; technology transactions attorneys Stephen Gillespie, Tracy Randall; and tax attorneys David Forst and Timothy Fitzgibbon.
Fenwick & West is a premier Interactive Entertainment law firm, working closely with innovative companies—from start-ups to publicly traded companies—to resolve the complex legal and business issues at the nexus of entertainment and technology. Also a leader in mergers and acquisitions, the firm is ranked by MergerMarket as one of the top 5 technology M&A practices in the U.S., with #1 rankings in multiple quarters.