Wiggin and Dana Advises Starbreeze AB in Acquisition of Geminose, Inc.
Wiggin and Dana represented Starbreeze AB (NASDAQ OMX), a Swedish-based creator, publisher and distributor of computer and video games, in its acquisition by merger of Geminose, Inc., an independent studio based in Los Angeles. The acquisition, which provides Starbreeze with a new base for its U.S. operations, was structured to include the issuance of shares of publicly-listed Starbreeze stock to Geminose shareholders as a portion of the consideration.
Advising Starbreeze in the transaction were Corporate partner David B. Schaffer, Tax partner Peter H. Gruen and Corporate associates Tracy K. Bookspan and Tobias F. Bannon, III.
For more information about the transaction, please see the press release issued by Starbreeze here.