Latham & Watkins Advises on Getaround’s Closed Business Combination With InterPrivate II Acquisition Corp
Getaround, the world's first connected carsharing marketplace, has announced the Company has completed its previously announced business combination with InterPrivate II Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: IPVA). In connection with the completion of the business combination, Getaround’s common stock and warrants began trading on the NYSE under the ticker symbols “GETR” and “GETR.WS,” respectively, on December 9, 2022.
Latham & Watkins LLP represented UBS Securities LLC, lead capital markets advisor to Getaround, and LionTree Advisors LLC, financial advisor to InterPrivate II, in the transaction with a corporate team led by New York partners Erika Weinberg and Peter Labonski, with associates Sofia Sitterson and Alex Gulino. Advice was also provided on employment matters by Chicago partner Nineveh Alkhas and New York counsel Sandra Benjamin; on benefits & compensation matters by New York partner Bradd Williamson, with associate Annie Anderson; on tax matters by New York partner Jiyeon Lee-Lim, with associate Eni Kassim; on US data privacy matters by Washington, D.C. partner Clayton Northouse, with associate Jimmy Smith; on EU data privacy matters by London partner Gail Crawford and Paris partner Myria Saarinen, with associates Alex Ford-Cox and Charlotte Guerin; and on intellectual property matters by New York partner Jeff Tochner, with associate Sebastian Moss.