Latham & Watkins Advises in Acquisition by IAC

Members of Latham's M&A and Emerging Companies Practices led the transaction.

December 20, 2019

IAC (NASDAQ: IAC) and (NYSE: CRCM), the world's largest online marketplace for finding and managing family care, have announced that the two companies have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which IAC will acquire for $15.00 per share in an all-cash transaction representing approximately $500 million of enterprise value. 

Latham & Watkins LLP represents in the transaction with a corporate deal team led by Chicago partners Bradley Faris and Jason Morelli and Boston partners John Chory and Susan Mazur, with associates Daniel Hoffman, Jennifer Yoon, Peter Prial, Kiara Vaughn, Jackson Mejia, and Michael Casagrande. Advice was also provided on intellectual property matters by Boston partner Sarah Gagan, with associate Deborah Hinck; on benefits and compensation matters by Washington, D.C. partner Matthew Conway, with associate Stephanie Jeane; on tax matters by San Francisco partner Grace Lee, with associate Joseph Curran; and on antitrust matters by San Francisco partner Joshua Holian and Brussels counsel Rita Motta.

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