Adobe’s $1.275 Billion Acquisition of Frame.io

Wachtell Lipton served as legal advisor to Adobe in the transaction.

Adobe Inc. (Nasdaq: ADBE) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Frame.io, a leading cloud-based video collaboration platform, for $1.275 billion, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. 

Frame.io is one of the world’s leading video review and approval platforms with over 1 million users. Integrated with most major professional video tools, Frame.io streamlines the creative process by centralizing assets and feedback in the cloud. This allows remote creative teams to collaborate securely and in real time from anywhere in the world.

Adobe is the global leader in digital media and digital marketing solutions. Its creative, marketing and document solutions empower everyone – from emerging artists to global brands – to bring digital creations to life and deliver immersive, compelling experiences to the right person at the right moment for the best results.

Wachtell Lipton’s team was led by Corporate Partners Edward D. Herlihy (Picture), Jenna E. Levine and Jacob A. Kling and included Eric M. Feinstein, Associate, Stanley E. Richards, Associate, Charles M. Rosenthal, Associate, Sabrina Khan, Associate (Corporate), Nelson O. Fitts, Partner, Emily E. Samra, Associate (Antitrust), Erica E. Bonnett, Partner, Amanda M. Cioffi, Associate (Executive Compensation and Benefits), Emily D. Johnson, Partner (Finance), T. Eiko Stange, Partner, and Swift S.O. Edgar, Associate (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Erica Bonnett – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Amanda Cioffi – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Swift Edgar – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Eric Feinstein – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Nelson Fitts – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Edward Herlihy – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Emily Johnson – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Sabrina Khan – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Jacob Kling – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Jenna Levine – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Stanley Richards – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Charles Rosenthal – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Emily Samra – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; Eiko Stange – Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz;

Law Firms: Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz;

Clients: Adobe;

Author: Martina Bellini