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Weil Advises Verizon Communications Inc. in Acquisition of Sensity Systems Inc.

Weil is advising Verizon Communications Inc. in its agreement to purchase Sensity Systems Inc., a leading provider of internet of things (IoT) solutions. Sensity Systems uses energy-efficient LED lighting to create a high-speed, sensor-based, multiservice IoT platform. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2016 and is subject to customary closing conditions.

The Weil team advising Verizon Communications Inc. is led by co-chair of the Transactions practice Frederick Green with associates Dawn Kim, Alberta Yan, Sean Fitzpatrick, Sarah Fries and Kelsey Pfleger. The team also included Tax partner Marc Silberberg and associate Ryan Roberts; Executive Compensation & Benefits partners Paul Wessel and Sarah Downie and associate Aaron Cha; Technology & IP Transactions Partner Jeffrey Osterman and associates Caroline Paige Geiger and Lauren Springer; Data Privacy & Information Management partner Randi Singer and associate Elisabeth Sperle; Environmental counsel Thomas Goslin; Real Estate counsel Elliot Ganchrow and associate Anne Catherine Podolsky.