Fenwick & West Represents VUDU in Acquisition by Wal-Mart

February 23, 2010

Fenwick & West LLP represented its client VUDU, Inc., a leading provider of digital technologies and services that enable the delivery of entertainment content directly to broadband high-definition TVs and Blu-ray players, based in Santa Clara, CA, in its recently announced acquisition by Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT), the world's largest retailer.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed and the transaction is expected to close within the next few weeks.

The Fenwick & West transaction team included corporate attorneys Bill Schreiber, Kris Withrow, Patrick Kelly and Aaron Hou; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Blake Martell and Nicholas Frey; technology transactions attorneys Christopher Joslyn and Genelle Ng; tax attorneys Adam Halpern and Amanda Athanasiou; and patent litigation attorney Hector Ribera.

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