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

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.