On January 23, 2017, Meta Inc. and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative LLC announced they have entered into an agreement pursuant to which Chan Zuckerberg Initiative would acquire all of the outstanding equity in the capital of Meta. Meta is an artificial intelligence company specializing in big data analysis of scientific and technical literature. This is the first acquisition for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
Osler is representing Meta Inc. with a team led by Chad Bayne and includes David Jamieson, Justin Dharamdial, Andrew Irwin, Craig Lockwood, Raphael Eghan and Colena Der.
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