Fenwick Represents Cisco in Agreement to Acquire Socio Labs

Fenwick represented Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO), a worldwide leader in technology that powers the internet, in its agreement to acquire Socio Labs, a modern event technology platform that provides event organizers with everything they need to successfully host in-person, virtual or hybrid events of any size and format.

Together with Socio Labs, Cisco will enrich Webex Events beyond meetings, webinars and webcasts to also include large-scale, multi-session hybrid events and conferences. More information can be obtained from the company’s announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate partners Ken Myers, Scott Behar and Niping Wu and law clerk Jiarui Li; technology transactions partner Stephen Gillespie, counsel Christoper Josyln and associates Lise Berichel and Julia Arruda; executive compensation and employee benefits partner Matthew Cantor and associate Bryan Belok; privacy and cybersecurity partner Jim Koenig and managing director Brent Hoard; intellectual property associates Emily Bullis and Jessica Chung; and tax partner Adam Halpern, counsel Ora Grinberg and associate Einav Axler.