LOS ANGELES and PARIS, November 22, 2022 – Leading international law firm Proskauer announced today that it advised Goal Acquisitions Corp. (NASDAQ: PUCK) (“Goal”), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, in its business combination with Digital Virgo Group, a French corporation which has a leading global platform for payment and monetization of digital content and services that provides one destination for entertainment, sports, lifestyle, and ultimately, transportation, education and everyday needs.
The Proskauer team advising Goal included partners Will Chuchawat and Stéphanie Martinier, special corporate counsel Edward Shen, and associates Doriane Shannon and Joshua Demple (M&A); partner Steven Burwell, senior counsel Steven Fishman and associates Simon Wood and Wilderness M. Castillo-Dobson (Capital Markets); partner Nicolas Léger and associate Mathilde Pépin (Labor); partner Robert Friedman and associate Martine Agatston (Tax); partner Colleen Hart and associate Erik Hays (EBEC); partner John Ingrassia (Antitrust).
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