O’Melveny Represents ForceShield Software in Series B FinancingFebruary 09, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SHANGHAI—February 9, 2017—O’Melveny represented ForceShield Software in its Series B financing led by Eight Roads Ventures, with SBCVC being a co-investor. The investment amount for the first closing is US$9 million, which was completed on January 13, 2017, and a second closing of US$1 million with Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia Limited is expected to take place in February 2017.
ForceShield Software focuses on providing innovative Internet security protection solutions in China, which is applied in a wide range of sectors, including e-commerce, online payment, and social-networking sites.
The O’Melveny team was led by partner Walker Wallace and included associates Yuan Yuan and Michelle Yu, and legal consultant Jason Cai.
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