October 20, 2014
GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a global manufacturing footprint, and is the second largest semiconductor foundry in the world. GLOBALFOUNDRIES is owned by Mubadala Development Company PJSC. IBM is a multinational technology and consulting corporation.The Weil team advising GLOBALFOUNDRIES was led by Corporate partner William Gutowitz. Technology & IP Transactions partner Karen Ballack headed up the team handling the intellectual property aspects of the transaction. In addition, the team included Corporate partner Jackie Cohen; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Patent Litigation partner Anne Cappella; Real Estate partner Beatriz Azcuy; Tax partner Kimberly Blanchard; Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits partner Paul Wessel; Environmental partner Annemargaret Connolly; Corporate counsel Donald Whittaker; Corporate associates Dawn Kim, Dening Kong, Rachel Shapiro (not yet admitted to practice) and Christina de Vuono (not yet admitted in New York); Technology & IP Transactions associates Alexa Chu Clinton, Caroline Geiger, Marisa Geiger, Jeremy Hutcher, Nick Sinclair and Janell Wise; Environmental associate Thomas Goslin; Real Estate attorney Leslie Smith; Tax associate Joey Juhn; and Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits associates Brian Hamano and Verity Rees.