Latham & Watkins Advises Sightline Payments in Acquisition of JOINGO®

A multidisciplinary deal team advises Sightline Payments, a portfolio company of the private equity firm Searchlight Capital Partners, in the transaction.

June 09, 2021

Sightline Payments, a FinTech company specializing in digital payments solutions for the sports betting and casino markets, has announced the acquisition of JOINGO®, the leading mobile engagement and loyalty platform for the casino gaming industry.

Latham & Watkins LLP represents Sightline Payments, a portfolio company of Searchlight Capital Partners, in the transaction with a corporate deal team led by New York partner David Beller, with associates Tom Engelhardt and Kyle Adams. Advice was also provided on tax matters by New York partner Matthew Dewitz; on benefits and compensation matters by Washington, D.C. partner Adam Kestenbaum, with associate Kirk Porter; on intellectual property matters by New York partner Steven Betensky, with associate Nancy Zhu; and on data privacy matters by Bay Area counsel Robert Blamires, with associate Kiara Vaughn.

 
 
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