8/30/2012 – LawFuel.com – The US Law News Service – Davis Polk advised Mailgun, Inc. on its acquisition by Rackspace Hosting, Inc., which was completed on August 29, 2012. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Mailgun is a San Francisco, California-based company that provides developers with a powerful set of APIs that allows users to send, receive and track email easily from within their applications. Rackspace is a service leader in cloud computing, delivering enterprise-level hosting services to businesses of all sizes and kinds around the world.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Francis S. Currie and associate Sara Chang. The tax team included partner Kathleen L. Ferrell and law clerk Cate Paskoff Chang. Former associate Emma Maconick provided intellectual property advice. Counsel Cynthia Akard provided benefits advice. Elizabeth J. Gordon was the legal assistant for the transaction. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the Menlo Park and New York offices.