Posts Tagged ‘mergers’

Congruity, KNJ Merge To Form Data Management Channel Powerhouse

Congruity, KNJ Merge To Form Data Management Channel Powerhouse

Congruity360 formed from the merger of Congruity, a solution provider and MSP with a storage focus, and KNJ, a provider of electronic discovery consulting and services, said Brian Davidson, co-founder of Congruity and managing partner of Pembroke, Mass.-based Congruity360.


Discovia Merges with Lighthouse

Discovia Merges with Lighthouse

Lighthouse eDiscovery, a leader in technology-enabled ediscovery and consulting services, today announced that it has combined forces with Discover, a rapidly growing ediscovery company.


Carlyle’s (CG) LDiscovery to Acquire Kroll Ontrack in $410M Deal

Carlyle's (CG) LDiscovery to Acquire Kroll Ontrack in $410M Deal

LDiscovery, LLC, announced a definitive purchase agreement under which LDiscovery will acquire Kroll Ontrack in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $410 million.


Epiq Systems Reaches Agreement to be Acquired

Epiq Systems Reaches Agreement to be Acquired

Epiq will become a privately-held company and will be combined with DTI, a leading global legal process outsourcing (LPO) company majority-owned by OMERS and managed by OMERS Private Equity.


An Open Mind? Considering the OpenText Acquisition of Recommind

An Open Mind? Considering the OpenText Acquisition of Recommind

The acquisition appears to be one that will provide OpenText with advanced analytics technology and expertise that can be used to expand the capabilities of its enterprise information management solutions (integration over time) and to immediately enhance its current offering portfolio (addition of Recommind offerings).


What You Need to Know About Mergers and Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors and Their Suppliers

What You Need to Know About Mergers and Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors and Their Suppliers

More than most, the business of government contracting is replete with such quirks and idiosyncrasies, and they can have a dramatic effect on the “cost” side of the cost/benefit analysis.


LDiscovery Announces Acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC

LDiscovery Announces Acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC

LDiscovery, LLC, a leading provider of eDiscovery services and Information Governance solutions, today announced its acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC, a Fairfax, Virginia-based full-service litigation support company providing reprographics and eDiscovery services


Xact Data Discovery Acquires F1 Discovery

Xact Data Discovery Acquires F1 Discovery

The purchase of F1 is the latest move by XDD to continue its aggressive growth strategy. In January, the company acquired Utah-based Orange Legal Technologies, a premier provider of discovery services for litigation, audit and investigation support with specialized offerings to select industries including pharmaceutical/medical devices; financial services; oil/gas/energy; and intellectual property, antitrust and litigation.


In e-Discovery Software Shift, kCura Acquires Content Analyst

In e-Discovery Software Shift, kCura Acquires Content Analyst

In an acquisition that brings together two of the biggest companies in the e-Discovery software market, kCura announced Monday it has acquired Content Analyst Company on undisclosed terms.


Tech M&As Expected to Slow: Report

Tech M&As Expected to Slow: Report

After surging to record highs last year, mergers and acquisitions in the technology sector are expected to cool in the months ahead, with the bulk of deals driven by the corporate world’s ongoing shift to cloud computing, as well as new data management needs created by the Internet of Things, a new report says.

The slowdown comes after corporate technology buyers raced to close deals ahead of expected weaker economic growth, according to 451 Research, a New York-based tech market analysis firm.


Revised 2016 Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Thresholds

Revised 2016 Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Thresholds

The Federal Trade Commission announced its annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (“HSR”) jurisdictional thresholds on January 21, 2016.


The Latest Major e-Discovery Acquisition

The Latest Major e-Discovery Acquisition

In the latest sign of consolidation in the e-Discovery space, the Carlyle Group and venture capital firm Revolution Growth on Wednesday announced the acquisition of a Virginia-based legal technology services company for an undisclosed price.


From Startup to Stalker: eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments in 2015

From Startup to Stalker: eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments in 2015

Provided as a non-comprehensive overview of over key and publicly announced eDiscovery related mergers, acquisitions and investments in 2016, the following listing highlights key industry activities through the lens of announcement date, acquired company, acquiring or investing company and acquisition amount (if known).


Updating Mergers and Acquisitions Based on Legal Issues Involving Technology

Updating Mergers and Acquisitions Based on Legal Issues Involving Technology

Podcast: Our guests will discuss their entrepreneurial series of research papers looking at M & A work through the lens of E-Discovery, Data Privacy and Information Governance best practices.


alt.legal: eDiscovery Too Big To Fail?

alt.legal: eDiscovery Too Big To Fail?

Legal services providers and legal tech companies are more susceptible to the availability and inexpensiveness of capital.


Huron Consulting Group Announces Definitive Agreement to Divest Huron Legal Business

Huron Consulting Group Announces Definitive Agreement to Divest Huron Legal Business

The Company will sell its Huron Legal practice to Buyer (Consilio) for minimum gross proceeds of $112 million in cash at closing, before taxes and transaction-related expenses, plus a cash post-closing payment ranging from zero to $22 million contingent upon final full year 2015 financial results, and subject to certain other adjustments set forth in the Agreement.


The Four Horsemen: Amazon/Apple/Facebook & Google–Who Wins/Loses

The Four Horsemen: Amazon/Apple/Facebook & Google--Who Wins/Loses

Many factors come into play when you want to win a horserace. Next to the fastest horse, there’s a need for the best team, perfect daily condition, an extraordinary rider and sometimes also a big bunch of luck. Passionate trademark analyst and L2 founder Scott Galloway highlights this race in regards to Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google and shares the race’s ramifications in his short 15 minute presentation.


IT Due Diligence: Don’t Let IT Be Ignored

IT Due Diligence: Don’t Let IT Be Ignored

Due diligence is a fundamental stage in every M&A transaction and lays the foundation on which a deal is built. However, with so much material to review, companies sometimes don’t pay enough attention to information technology ( IT ).