Orrick Advises Stupeflix in its Acquisition by GoPro


Orrick has advised Paris-based startup Stupeflix in the acquisition of its mobile video editing app Replay by wearable camera maker GoPro Inc. Replay is an award-winning app that allows users to quickly select video clips and photos and automatically combines them into a single video complete with transition effects, graphics and synchronized music. This acquisition is the first major exit of 2016 by a Paris startup.
The Orrick team was led by corporate partner Saam Golshani and technology companies partner Benjamin Cichostepski, and included M&A and private equity associate Gaspard le Pomellec, employment law of counsel Julien Haure, employment law associate Marine Hamon, technology companies partners Nancy Chen and Daniel Yost, compensation & benefits associate Mike Yang and tax partner Anne-Sophie Kerfant.