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Latham & Watkins Advises Cast & Crew on Acquisition of Backstage Holdings

February 1, 2022
A Latham corporate team represents the international software and services provider in the acquisition.

Cast & Crew, a leading end-to-end cloud-based platform powering global entertainment production and content creation, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Backstage Holdings, a leading provider of talent marketplace and content creation tools for the creative economy. 

Latham & Watkins LLP represented Cast & Crew in the acquisition with an M&A team led by Los Angeles partners Alex Voxman and Andrew Clark and New York counsel Robert McGuire with associates Brianna Dollinger, Joseph Porter, and Eirene Kim. Advice was also provided on finance matters by Los Angeles partner Ken Askin with associate Nick Little; on tax matters by Bay Area partner Grace Lee with associates Jake Meninga and Alex Farris; on executive compensation and benefits matters by Los Angeles partner Larry Seymour with associate Jordan Barnes; on antitrust and regulatory matters by Bay Area partner Josh Holian, Washington, D.C. partner Damara Chambers, and Washington, D.C. counsel Peter Todaro with associate Charlie Sprague; on RWI matters by Los Angeles partner Drew Levin with associate Harrison White; and on TTG matters by Los Angeles partner Ghaith Mahmood with associates Natasha Phillips and Nicole Nour.