Like HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions

announced 3/24/2016 via AP - Associated Press

BLR, will purchase HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions from Thompson Information Services

synopsis: BLR has reached an agreement to acquire HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions of Thompson Information Services. The company is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training in the fields of federal grants, federal contracting, financial services, food and drug, and more.
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements, and help them become more successful. They do this by offering authoritative content and practical, easy-to-use tools. "
seller parent: Columbia Books & Information Services
seller: Thompson Information Services
Thompson Information Services to provide the most authoritative, timely and practical guidance available in a variety of professional practice areas. Thompson Information Services is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training.
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closed 2/2/2017 via PR Web

Career Step, acquired Panacea Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, has acquired the Revenue Capture and Coding and Documentation Divisions of Panacea Healthcare Solutions. Panacea Healthcare Solutions provides expert coding, compliance, technology and financial advice to hundreds of healthcare providers each year.
buyer parent: Revelstoke Capital Partners LLC
buyer: Career Step
Career Step is an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training. Career Step provides training for the largest and most respected healthcare employers in the nation and is committed to helping students and practicing professionals gain the skills they need to be successful. "
target: Panacea Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
Panacea Healthcare Solutions provides expert coding, compliance, financial consulting and information technology to hundreds of healthcare providers and organizations each year to proactively maintain compliance and identify risk and new incremental net revenue opportunities.
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announced 5/30/2018 via Company Press Release

Agilent Technologies Inc., will acquire ULTRA Scientific

synopsis: Agilent Technologies, Inc., a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all the business assets of Ultra Scientific, a leading provider of chemical standards and certified reference materials.
buyer: Agilent Technologies Inc. (A:$4,720.00)
Agilent Technologies Inc. is a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets. With more than 50 years of insight and innovation, Agilent instruments, software, services, solutions, and people provide trusted answers to its customers' most challenging questions. "
target: ULTRA Scientific
Since 1976 ULTRA has been a world-wide producer and industry leader in certified reference materials and other laboratory solutions. It services the environmental, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, life science and molecular testing laboratories.
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closed 10/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

RJ Capital Partners, acquired Infonetica ltd.

synopsis: RJ Capital Partners, a UK-based entrepreneurial firm, has acquired Infonetica, a global provider of intuitive software solutions, serving national health trusts, internationally renowned universities and governments. Infonetica offers solutions for research management, ethics application approval, tissue sample tracking, and compliance training.
buyer: RJ Capital Partners
RJ Capital Partners is a UK-based entrepreneurial firm set up to acquire, actively manage and grow one privately-held business that has the potential to become a leader in its industry. RJ Capital Partners was established by Raja Prasanna, a highly experienced entrepreneur. "
target: Infonetica ltd.
Infonetica is a global provider of intuitive software solutions, serving national health trusts, internationally renowned universities and governments. Infonetica offers solutions for research management, ethics application approval, tissue sample tracking, and compliance training.
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closed 10/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc., acquired Compliance Wave

synopsis: Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc. announced its acquisition of Compliance Wave LLC. Compliance Wave is an innovative leader in compliance micro-training content. With an impressive client base of Fortune 500 companies, Compliance Wave provides a library of over 2,000 micro-learning & communication tools in more than 30 languages.
buyer: Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc.
Steele Compliance is a global compliance intelligence firm offering comprehensive third-party due diligence and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that help organizations comply with regulatory requirements and align with best practices. "
target: Compliance Wave
Compliance Wave is an innovative leader in compliance micro-training content. Compliance Wave provides a library of over 2,000 micro-learning & communication tools in more than 30 languages. The content provides short, engaging and retainable information.
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closed 11/1/2013 via PR Web

BLR, purchased HCPro & HealthLeaders from HCPro, Inc.

synopsis: BLR®—Business & Legal Resources—announced the acquisition of the HCPro and HealthLeaders Media brands and certain assets. HCPro is a leading provider of integrated information, education and training in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance.
buyer: BLR
BLR is the leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions. Its award-winning information products—including training programs, events, web portals, reports and subscription services—give businesses of all sizes and industries the best tools available. "
seller parent: Halyard Capital
seller: HCPro, Inc.
HCPro is a provider of integrated information, education, training, and consulting products and services in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance. HealthLeaders Media is a media company dedicated to meeting the business information needs of healthcare professionals.
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closed 3/1/2013 via PR Web

NetDimensions Ltd., acquired eHealthcareIT

synopsis: NetDimensions, a global provider of performance, knowledge and learning management systems, announced that it has acquired the assets, goodwill and business of eHealthcareIT. The acquisition is in line with NetDimensions’ strategy to become a premier global provider for talent management solutions for highly-regulated industries.
buyer: NetDimensions Ltd. (AIM:NETD:$25.30)
NetDimensions is a global provider of performance, knowledge and learning management systems. The company's key products include the Enterprise Knowledge Platform, the Enterprise Assessment Platform and the Enterprise Content Platform. "
target: eHealthcareIT
eHealthcareIT specializes in e-learning and compliance solutions for the U.S. healthcare market. Their solutions comprise of specialized healthcare training content that help address Corporate, HIPAA, and Joint Commission compliance requirements, delivered via the NetDimensions Talent Suite.
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closed 2/13/2008 via PR Newswire

Halyard Capital, acquired HCPro, Inc.

synopsis: Berkery Noyes announced that the firm represented The Riverside Company on the sale of its portfolio company HCPro Holdings, Inc. to Halyard Capital. The management team will continue to have an investment in the new entity. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: Halyard Capital
Halyard is a private equity fund with $350 million of capital under management focused on investing in media, communications and business services companies. The Fund specializes in middle-market leveraged buyouts, growth equity and structured equity investments. "
target parent: The Riverside Company
target: HCPro, Inc.
HCPro is a leading provider of integrated information, education, training, and consulting products and services in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance. The company's mission is to meet the specialized informational, advisory, and educational needs of the healthcare industry.
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closed 8/4/2021 via PR Newswire

Veeva Systems, acquired Learnaboutgmp

synopsis: Veeva Systems, the global leader in cloud software for the life sciences industry, has acquired Learnaboutgmp, an online training platform for pharma, med device and biotech organizations. Learnaboutgmp offers customers the most comprehensive set of regulatory-compliance titles for professional certification and continuing education (CEU) credits.
buyer: Veeva Systems (VEEV:$1,762.04)
Veeva Systems Inc. is the leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva serves more than 775 customers, ranging from the world's largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. "
target: Learnaboutgmp
Learnaboutgmp is an online training platform designed specifically for pharma, med device and biotech organizations. Learnaboutgmp offers customers the most comprehensive set of regulatory-compliance titles for professional certification and continuing education (CEU) credits.
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closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

CenterWatch, Inc., acquired FDAnews inc.

synopsis: WIRB-Copernicus Group, the world's leading provider of solutions to measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, announced that it has acquired FDAnews, which provides global regulatory information for executives in the clinical research, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries.
buyer parent: Arsenal Capital Partners
buyer: CenterWatch, Inc.
CenterWatch is the recognized global leader in providing clinical trials information to a broad and influential spectrum of clinical research professionals ranging from sponsors and CROs, to investigative sites, technology solutions and niche providers. "
target: FDAnews inc.
FDAnews provides domestic and international regulatory, legislative and business news and information for executives in industries regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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closed 3/24/2014 via PR Web

Weatherbee Resources, Inc., acquired Hospice Compliance Network

synopsis: Weatherbee Resources Inc., the nation’s leading provider of hospice consulting services, announced the acquisition of the Hospice Compliance Network from Summit Business Group, LLC. The Hospice Compliance Network assists hospices in their efforts to develop and maintain effective corporate compliance programs.
buyer: Weatherbee Resources, Inc.
Weatherbee Resources is the nation’s leading provider of consulting services exclusively for the hospice industry. Founded in 1997, Weatherbee has developed and provided products and services to assist hospices with regulatory compliance, operational efficiency and best practices. "
target parent: Summit Business Group, LLC
target: Hospice Compliance Network
The Hospice Compliance Network has provided hospice compliance officers and management teams with resources to assist in understanding and managing the myriad of regulatory challenges the industry has endured.
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closed 3/22/2017 via Yahoo, Inc.

The Health Care Compliance Association, purchased Report on Medicare Compliance from AIS Health

synopsis: The Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) announced that it has acquired one of the health care industry's leading trade newsletters, Report on Medicare Compliance, from Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS Health).
buyer: The Health Care Compliance Association
The Health Care Compliance Association is non-profit association headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. USA. HCCA serves more than 11,500 compliance and ethics professionals, offers more than 50 meetings a year, and publishes Compliance Today, a monthly magazine for its members. "
seller parent: Susquehanna International Group, LLP
seller: AIS Health
Report on Medicare Compliance is one of the health care industry's leading trade newsletters. It is the industry's #1 source of timely news and proven strategies on medical necessity, inpatient and outpatient billing, documentation, conflicts of interest, Stark compliance, appeals and more.
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closed 8/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

TraceGains, acquired Healthnotes, Inc.

synopsis: TraceGains, the leading compliance software solution, revolutionizing information exchange across the supply chain for food, beverage, and CPG companies, announced that it has acquired Healthnotes, the forerunner in regulatory and consumer education solutions for dietary supplement retailers and manufacturers.
buyer: TraceGains
TraceGains is the leading compliance software solution, revolutionizing information exchange across the supply chain for food, beverage, and CPG companies. "
target: Healthnotes, Inc.
Healthnotes provides cloud-based compliance and education solutions via Vitature and its Aisle7 products that help the dietary supplement industry and retailers stay compliant, educate consumers, and bring products to market faster.
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closed 3/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Cressey & Co., Spectrum Equity, acquired Verisys Corporation

synopsis: Verisys Corporation, a leading provider of technology solutions and primary-source data on healthcare professionals and businesses, announced that Spectrum Equity, along with Cressey & Company and Verisys CEO John P. Benson, have made a significant growth equity investment in the Company.
buyer: Spectrum Equity
buyer: Cressey & Co.
Spectrum Equity is a leading growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support to innovative Internet, software and information services companies. Cressey & Company LP is a private investment firm focused exclusively on investing in and building leading healthcare businesses. "
target: Verisys Corporation
Verisys is the leading provider of health care credentialing services with the most current, accurate, and comprehensive data and technology tools. Since 1992, Verisys has been leading the health care industry by providing the highest quality data coupled with deep health care industry experience.
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closed 1/5/2015 via BusinessWire

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, acquired Health Market Science, Inc.

synopsis: LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a division of Reed Elsevier, announced it has acquired Health Market Science (HMS), a leading supplier of high-quality data on health care professionals and an administrator of one of the largest practitioner-level medical claims databases in the U.S.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. They are a leading supplier of data and data management solutions for the health care industry. "
target parent: Edison Partners
target: Health Market Science, Inc.
Health Market Science (HMS), helps businesses and government entities solve complex business challenges centered on healthcare provider information. HMS develops agile solutions so their clients can improve compliance, reduce operational costs and maximize market opportunities in real time.
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closed 9/1/2010 via PR Newswire

Thomson Reuters, acquired Healthcare Data Management, Inc.

synopsis: Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced that it has acquired Healthcare Data Management, Inc. Effective immediately, the company will become part of the Healthcare & Science business of Thomson Reuters.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$6,348.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Powered by the world's most trusted news organization, Thomson Reuters combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target: Healthcare Data Management, Inc.
Healthcare Data Management was a pioneer in the establishment of modeling employee health benefit plans and using data-driven metrics to monitor plan performance.
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closed 1/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Fyllo, acquired CannaRegs, Inc.

synopsis: Fyllo, the world's first MarTech platform for the cannabis industry, has acquired CannaRegs, a website offering subscription access to state and municipal cannabis regulations. CannaRegs provides up-to-date information on cannabis-related rules and regulations from over 4,000 municipal, county, state and federal sources.
buyer: Fyllo
Fyllo is the world's first MarTech platform for the cannabis industry. Fyllo's CannaBrain technology ingests and interrogates billions of data points, allowing brands to safely build and execute advertising campaigns while also enabling publishers to create and monetize compliant ad inventory. "
target: CannaRegs, Inc.
CannaRegs is a comprehensive web-based subscription service and technology platform that provides users enhanced access to all state and municipal cannabis rules and regulations. CannaRegs provides up-to-date information on cannabis-related rules and regulations from over 4,000 sources.
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announced 8/24/2017 via PR Newswire

MassRoots, will acquire CannaRegs, Inc.

synopsis: MassRoots, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of CannaRegs, Inc., a leading technology platform that tracks changes in cannabis regulations and taxation at the municipal, state, and federal levels.
buyer: MassRoots (OTCPK:MSRT:$0.39)
MassRoots, Inc. is a leading technology platform for the regulated cannabis industry. Its mobile apps empower consumers to make educated cannabis purchasing decisions. Its compliance and POS system enables cannabis-related businesses to streamline their retail operations and compliance reporting. "
target: CannaRegs, Inc.
CannaRegs is a web-based subscription service that provides up-to-date enhanced access to all cannabis-related rules and regulations from municipal, county, state & federal sources. The platform currently provides comprehensive cannabis laws for the states of California, Colorado, Florida & Nevada.
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closed 11/17/2017 via Company Press Release

UL, Inc, acquired ChemADVISOR

synopsis: UL has acquired ChemADVISOR. ChemADVISOR is a leading provider of Environmental, Health, Safety, and Transportation information & regulatory compliance solutions to the global chemical-based manufacturing industry. The company offers database products, training programs and consulting services for handling hazardous materials.
buyer: UL, Inc
UL fosters safe living and working conditions for people everywhere through the application of science to solve safety, security and sustainability challenges. The UL Mark engenders trust enabling the safe adoption of innovative new products and technologies. "
target: ChemADVISOR
ChemADVISOR is a leading provider of Environmental, Health, Safety, and Transportation information & regulatory compliance solutions to the global chemical-based manufacturing industry. The company offers database products, training programs and consulting services for handling hazardous materials.
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announced 12/7/2010 via GlobeNewswire

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire 3E Company

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading source of information about risk, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire 3E Company, a premier provider of services that help companies comply with government-mandated environmental health and safety (EH&S) requirements relating to workplace safety and product stewardship.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,998.60)
Verisk Analytics is a leading provider of information about risk to professionals in insurance, healthcare, mortgage, government, and risk management. Verisk Analytics helps customers protect people, property, and financial assets. "
target parent: Frontenac Company LLC
target: 3E Company
3E Company offers a suite of services for environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance management. 3E boasts an industry-leading combination control call center and the world's premier hazardous substance database of global regulatory and compliance information.
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announced 3/24/2016 via AP - Associated Press

BLR, will purchase HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions from Thompson Information Services

synopsis: BLR has reached an agreement to acquire HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions of Thompson Information Services. The company is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training in the fields of federal grants, federal contracting, financial services, food and drug, and more.
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements, and help them become more successful. They do this by offering authoritative content and practical, easy-to-use tools. "
seller parent: Columbia Books & Information Services
seller: Thompson Information Services
Thompson Information Services to provide the most authoritative, timely and practical guidance available in a variety of professional practice areas. Thompson Information Services is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training.
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closed 8/29/2013 via BNC Analysis

Columbia Books & Information Services, acquired Thompson Information Services

synopsis: Columbia Books & Information Services announced that it has acquired Thompson Information Services, a leading provider of compliance information and training for over 40 years, from Thompson Media Group, LLC.
buyer: Columbia Books & Information Services
For more than 40 years Columbia Books & Information Services has provided users with information on the associations, government relations, lobbying and public relations communities. The company is a publisher of print directories, online databases, mailing lists, and audioconferences. "
target parent: Thompson Media Group LLC
target: Thompson Information Services
Thompson Information Services is recognized as one of the leading publishers in regulatory compliance information in the fields of human resources, retirement plans & employee benefits, grants management, food & drug, health care, environment and energy.
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closed 2/15/2022 via PR Web

BLR, acquired Human Capital Institute

synopsis: Simplify Compliance has acquired Human Capital Institute (HCI). Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, HCI provides human resource and talent management leadership education through corporate training, virtual workshops and conferences, and certification programs. HCI will join Simplify Compliance under its Business & Learning Resources (BLR) brand.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: BLR
Business and Learning Resources (BLR), a division of Simplify Compliance, is an industry-leading knowledge provider in the human capital management; environment, health, and safety; learning & development; and legal markets. "
target: Human Capital Institute
Human Capital Institute (HCI) provides relevant, research-based learning resources to support the professional development of the global HR community and to enable HR professionals and teams to solve their toughest challenges.
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closed 3/8/2017 via PE Hub

BLR, acquired Navis Learning

synopsis: BLR®, a business unit of Simplify Compliance, has acquired Navis Learning, a provider of award-winning custom learning and development solutions. Navis Learning brings a complete range of custom learning solutions to the acquisition, complementing the breadth of content offered through BLR’s existing TrainingToday platform.
buyer parent: Leeds Equity Partners
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements, and help them become more successful. They do this by offering authoritative content and practical, easy-to-use tools. "
target: Navis Learning
Navis Learning is a leading provider of customized learning and development solutions for a wide range of companies, ranging from small start-ups to large global organizations, across industries such as finance, life sciences, healthcare, high tech, manufacturing, and retail.
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closed 12/7/2016 via PE Hub

Leeds Equity Partners, acquired BLR

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners LLC is merging four companies to focus exclusively on information and compliance solutions. Leeds simultaneously acquired BLR (formerly Business and Legal Resources), DecisionHealth, Argosy and CCMI. BLR is an information company that helps U.S. businesses comply with state and legal requirements.
buyer: Leeds Equity Partners
Leeds Equity Partners is the pioneer in private equity investing in the knowledge sector, which includes the education, training, business services, and information services and software industries. Leeds Equity has deployed over $1.2 billion in investments across the knowledge sector spectrum. "
target: BLR
BLR is an information company that helps U.S. businesses comply with state and legal requirements. DecisionHealth publishes more than 50 newsletters, books and websites for the healthcare industry. Argosy provides information for financial professionals. CCMI is a major source for telecom data.
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closed 12/2/2016 via PR Web

BLR, acquired Forum Events

synopsis: Business and Legal Resources® (BLR), has acquired Forum Networking Events, a provider of highly structured business networking events across the United States. This acquisition builds on BLR’s robust event business, focused on delivering professional development and networking opportunities to attendees, and high-value engagement to advertisers.
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements, and help them become more successful. They do this by offering authoritative content and practical, easy-to-use tools. "
target: Forum Events
Forum Events is a provider of highly structured business networking events across the United States. They are dedicated to building quality industry relationships. Using a targeted approach, They invite top tier executives to highly structured business networking events across the United States.
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announced 3/24/2016 via AP - Associated Press

BLR, will purchase HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions from Thompson Information Services

synopsis: BLR has reached an agreement to acquire HR, Health Care and Environmental divisions of Thompson Information Services. The company is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training in the fields of federal grants, federal contracting, financial services, food and drug, and more.
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements, and help them become more successful. They do this by offering authoritative content and practical, easy-to-use tools. "
seller parent: Columbia Books & Information Services
seller: Thompson Information Services
Thompson Information Services to provide the most authoritative, timely and practical guidance available in a variety of professional practice areas. Thompson Information Services is recognized as one of the leading publishers of compliance and regulatory information and training.
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closed 6/10/2015 via PR Web

BLR, acquired Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare

synopsis: BLR®—Business & Legal Resources—announces the acquisition of the Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (PSQH) from Lionheart Publishing. Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (PSQH) is a bimonthly magazine written by those directly involved in improving patient safety and the quality of healthcare.
buyer: BLR
BLR®—Business & Legal Resources helps U.S. businesses simplify compliance with state and federal legal requirements. BLR’s award-winning information products include training programs, events, web portals, reports and subscription services. "
target parent: Lionheart Publishing, Inc.
target: Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare
Launched in 2004, Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (PSQH) is written for and by those directly involved in improving patient safety and the quality of healthcare, including clinicians, patient safety officers, risk managers, business leaders, policy makers, educators, and commercial vendors.
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closed 11/1/2013 via PR Web

BLR, purchased HCPro & HealthLeaders from HCPro, Inc.

synopsis: BLR®—Business & Legal Resources—announced the acquisition of the HCPro and HealthLeaders Media brands and certain assets. HCPro is a leading provider of integrated information, education and training in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance.
buyer: BLR
BLR is the leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions. Its award-winning information products—including training programs, events, web portals, reports and subscription services—give businesses of all sizes and industries the best tools available. "
seller parent: Halyard Capital
seller: HCPro, Inc.
HCPro is a provider of integrated information, education, training, and consulting products and services in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance. HealthLeaders Media is a media company dedicated to meeting the business information needs of healthcare professionals.
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closed 2/2/2011 via BNC Analysis

Business and Legal Resources merged with M. Lee Smith Publishers,

synopsis: Leading information resource providers BLR ®—Business & Legal Resources of Old Saybrook, CT and M. Lee Smith Publishers of Brentwood, TN announce the completion of their merger. The merged companies will retain existing branding and operate as subsidiaries of parent company Fortis Business Media LLC.
buyer parent: Prairie Capital, L.P.
buyer: M. Lee Smith Publishers
Founded in 1975, M. Lee Smith Publishers works with the 50-member Employers Counsel Network of law firms to provide compliance guidance through their HR Hero® line of products and the HRLaws platform. "
target: Business and Legal Resources
Since 1977, Business & Legal Reports (BLR) has been a leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions. Employers use BLR’s compliance and training resources developed by their in-house legal and editorial team to stay out of legal trouble, avoid fines and save money.
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closed 12/7/2016 via PE Hub

Leeds Equity Partners, acquired BLR

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners LLC is merging four companies to focus exclusively on information and compliance solutions. Leeds simultaneously acquired BLR (formerly Business and Legal Resources), DecisionHealth, Argosy and CCMI. BLR is an information company that helps U.S. businesses comply with state and legal requirements.
buyer: Leeds Equity Partners
Leeds Equity Partners is the pioneer in private equity investing in the knowledge sector, which includes the education, training, business services, and information services and software industries. Leeds Equity has deployed over $1.2 billion in investments across the knowledge sector spectrum. "
target: BLR
BLR is an information company that helps U.S. businesses comply with state and legal requirements. DecisionHealth publishes more than 50 newsletters, books and websites for the healthcare industry. Argosy provides information for financial professionals. CCMI is a major source for telecom data.
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closed 2/2/2011 via BNC Analysis

Business and Legal Resources merged with M. Lee Smith Publishers,

synopsis: Leading information resource providers BLR ®—Business & Legal Resources of Old Saybrook, CT and M. Lee Smith Publishers of Brentwood, TN announce the completion of their merger. The merged companies will retain existing branding and operate as subsidiaries of parent company Fortis Business Media LLC.
buyer parent: Prairie Capital, L.P.
buyer: M. Lee Smith Publishers
Founded in 1975, M. Lee Smith Publishers works with the 50-member Employers Counsel Network of law firms to provide compliance guidance through their HR Hero® line of products and the HRLaws platform. "
target: Business and Legal Resources
Since 1977, Business & Legal Reports (BLR) has been a leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions. Employers use BLR’s compliance and training resources developed by their in-house legal and editorial team to stay out of legal trouble, avoid fines and save money.
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