DM Esports Joins The Overwatch League as Owner of Expansion Franchise

September 7, 2018

S&C represents DM Esports in its agreement to join The Overwatch League as the owner of an expansion franchise in Paris, France. The Overwatch game was created by Blizzard Entertainment, a division of Activision Blizzard. The S&C team on the transaction was led by Pavan Surapaneni, along with Justin Silver. Olivier de Vilmorin, Nicolas de Boynes and Vincent Bourrelly advised on French corporate and tax matters and Andrew Mason, Charles Dowling and Isaac Wheeler advised on US tax and trust and estates matters.