May 12, 2022
Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Solvvy, a leading conversational AI and automation platform for customer support. Together, Zoom and Solvvy will offer elevated customer service experiences to a global enterprise base and work quickly to capitalize on new opportunities in contact center and customer support.
Latham & Watkins LLP represents Solvvy in the transaction with a deal team led by Bay Area partner Ben Potter, with Bay Area associates Chris Cruickshank, Justin Tzeng and Century City associate Simon Moshkovich. Advice was also provided on tax matters by Bay Area partner Katharine Moir, with associate Gregory Conyers; on benefits and compensation matters by Bay Area partner Ashley Wagner, with associate Niveda Anandan; on antitrust matters by New York partner Katherine Rocco and Washington, D.C. counsel Patrick English; and on intellectual property and data privacy matters by Bay Area partner Michelle Gross and Houston counsel Robert Brown, with Bay Area associate Tyler Israel.