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The Deal Covers Client Vertex Capital’s 13D Filing Disclosing a 7.9% Stake in Entropic Communications Inc.

September 29, 2014

The Deal reported on client Vertex Capital’s Schedule 13D filing with the SEC on September 10, 2014, disclosing a 7.9% investment stake in Entropic Communications Inc., a chip manufacturer for set-top boxes. Vertex is a new activist fund formed by Eric Singer, formerly of Potomac Capital. Olshan advised Potomac in connection with its activist campaigns at PLX Technology and Sigma Designs, among others. Steve Wolosky and Timothy Knox represent Vertex Capital Advisors in connection with its activist engagement at Entropic.