MaxLinear to Acquire Broadcom's Wireless Infrastructure Backhaul Business

On May 9, 2016, MaxLinear, a leading provider of integrated, radio frequency, and mixed-signal integrated circuits, announced that it will acquire certain assets and intellectual property related to Broadcom's wireless infrastructure backhaul business for $80 million in cash. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is representing MaxLinear in the transaction.

The transaction is expected to close on or around July 1, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

The WSGR team representing MaxLinear in the acquisition includes:

Rob Kornegay
Jason Skolnik
Chris Costa
Evan Youngstrom

Technology Transactions:
Manja Sachet
John Miller
Alexandra Price

For more information, click here to read MaxLinear's press release.