Fenwick Represents Peixe Urbano in its Acquisition by Baidu

Fenwick & West represented Peixe Urbano, Inc., one of Brazil’s largest e-commerce sites, in its recently announced sale of control to Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU), one of the world’s largest internet companies and global search services on the web. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

By becoming the main shareholder, Baidu will bring capital and technological expertise to Peixe Urbano. More information about Peixe Urbano’s acquisition by Baidu can be obtained from the company website.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate attorneys Dan Dorosin, Kris Withrow, Daniel Parames, Scott Behar and Priscila Bastazin; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Gerald Audant and Laura McIntyre and tax attorney Jay Cosel.