May 31, 2007 (Mountain View and San Francisco, CA) – LAWFUEL – The Law News Wire – Fenwick & West LLP represented StumbleUpon in its recently announced acquisition by eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY). StumbleUpon, based in San Francisco, CA, is a Web service that allows people to discover Web sites, people, videos, product information, communities and other online content based on personal interests. The acquisition, valued at approximately $75 million, will provide eBay with in-depth exposure to a rapidly growing community-based service.
More information about the transaction can be obtained from the eBay Web site.
The Fenwick & West transaction team included corporate attorneys Ted Wang, Greg Roussel and Janelle Wolf; executive compensation and employee benefits attorney Blake Martell; and technology transactions attorneys Ralph Pais, Darren Hutchins, Michael Blum and Lance Stern.
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