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closed 9/28/2011 via PR Newswire

CPA Global, acquired Ipendo AB

synopsis: CPA Global, the world's top intellectual property (IP) management specialist and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing, announced the acquisition of Ipendo, a leading international intellectual property (IP) management software and service provider with a strong position in the Nordic region, from Zacco Group.
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target parent: Zacco Group
target: Ipendo AB
Ipendo is a provider of on-demand IP management solutions to companies of all sizes. The Ipendo Platform™ is built on the latest technology to bring out hidden values in IP portfolios by allowing automation of administrative tasks and sharing of crucial information with relevant parties.
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closed 12/1/2022 via BNC Analysis

Questel, acquired Equinox IPMS

synopsis: Global intellectual property (IP) solutions provider Questel acquired Equinox IPMS, a UK-based technology company renowned for its powerful IP management system (IPMS). The Equinox IPMS solution will bolster Questel’s already well-established position in the IPMS market by adding a dedicated solution for law firm clients.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Questel
Based in France, Questel is a true end-to-end intellectual property solutions provider to more than 20,000 clients and one million users across 30 countries. They offer a comprehensive software suite for searching, analyzing, and managing inventions and IP assets. "
target: Equinox IPMS
Launched in 2006, Equinox IPMS is a comprehensive, easy-to-use, all-in-one IP management tool that is relied on by law firms worldwide to streamline IP portfolio management. Considered the best in its class, the Equinox IPMS is as straightforward to use as it is powerful.
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closed 6/16/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Anaqua Inc., acquired OPSolutions, Inc.

synopsis: Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, announced that it has acquired IP management software and practice automation provider O P Solutions.
buyer parent: Astorg
buyer: Anaqua Inc.
Anaqua provides integrated, end-to-end innovation & intellectual property (IP) management solutions. Its solution suite merges best practice workflows with big data analytics & tech-enabled services to create one intelligent environment designed to inform, enable and streamline IP Operations. "
target: OPSolutions, Inc.
O P Solutions has been a leading provider of high-quality software to the intellectual property legal community since 1990. PATTSY WAVE ® is O P Solutions’ state-of-the-art browser-based docketing software.
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closed 1/22/2014 via AP - Associated Press

CPA Global, acquired Patrafee

synopsis: CPA Global, one of the world's top intellectual property (IP) management and software specialists, announced the acquisition of leading Nordic IP services provider Patrafee AB. Patrafee AB offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target: Patrafee
Patrafee is an intellectual property (IP) services and software company. It offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide. Patrafee has more than 30 years' experience of IP management as a market leader in the Nordic countries.
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closed 7/22/2013 via BusinessWire

Insight Venture Partners, acquired Anaqua Inc and SGA2 SAS

synopsis: Beacon Equity Partners LLC announced that it has completed the sale of Anaqua Inc. and SGA2 SAS to Insight Venture Partners. Anaqua Inc. is a leading provider of intellectual property software. SGA2 SAS is a French company that provides patent annuity and trademark renewal services globally.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm founded in 1995. They have raised more than $7.6 billion and invested in more than 190 growth-stage software, eCommerce, internet, and data-services companies. "
target parent: Beacon Equity Partners
target: Anaqua Inc and SGA2 SAS
Anaqua Inc was formed to fill a gap in enterprise infrastructure by providing comprehensive software solution for intellectual asset management. SGA2 SAS is a French company that provides patent annuity and trademark renewal services globally.
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closed 6/8/2006 via PR Newswire

Access Intigrated Technologies Inc., acquired PLX Systems Inc.

synopsis: Access Integrated Technologies, Inc. today announced it has acquired privately held PLX Systems Incorporated. Based in Los Angeles, California, PLX Systems, Inc. develops and supports enterprise software to manage valuable intellectual property assets.
buyer: Access Intigrated Technologies Inc. (CIDM:$40.42)
Access Integrated Technologies, Inc. is the industry leader in providing fully integrated software and services to enable the motion picture entertainment industry and all of its constituents to transition from film to digital cinema. "
target: PLX Systems Inc.
PPLX, provides intellectual-property valuation and lifecycle management software and Web-based services to legal and licensing professionals, intellectual property auditors, brokers and lawyers, chief financial officers, controllers, and research and development executives.
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closed 5/11/2006 via BNC Analysis

A Consortium of 4 buyers purchased a minority stake in MarkMonitor

synopsis: MarkMonitor®, the leader in online corporate identity protection, today announced it has closed $12 million in venture capital investment led by Cargill Ventures. Existing venture capital and institutional investors, Focus Ventures, Foundation Capital and Institutional Venture Partners, also participated in this round.
buyer: Cargill Ventures
buyer: Focus Ventures
buyer: Foundation Capital
buyer: Institutional Venture Partners
Throughout its history, IVP's partnership with innovative companies has led to the creation of market leaders in technology industries such as enterprise software, wireless infrastructure, communications equipment, semiconductors, storage and technologyenabled services. "
target parent: Institutional Venture Partners
target: MarkMonitor
MarkMonitor offers the most advanced and seamlessly integrated set of services and products available for protecting intellectual property on the Internet.
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closed 2/17/2006 via BNC Analysis

Northstar Global Partners, purchased a minority stake in Anaqua Ltd.

synopsis: Anaqua last week announced it has received $4 million in first-round venture funding from Northstar Global Partners in Boston and relocated its headquarters from London to Boston. The company plans to use its cash to bolster sales-and-marketing efforts and hire staff.
buyer: Northstar Global Partners
Northstar Global Partners is an investment bank leveraging decades of experience and a network of U.S. and European relationships to provide services in: Corporate Finance Mergers and Acquisitions Merchant Banking Consulting and Strategic Planning "
target: Anaqua Ltd.
Ford Motor Company and British American Tobacco are world leaders in the field of Intellectual Property Management. Both companies share a similar vision for the future of IP management. They recognise the value and importance of creating a collaborative environment within which they can work in pa
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closed 8/24/2005 via PR Newswire

Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership, acquired FoundationIP

synopsis: The world's leading IP management specialists, Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership (CPA) is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of Minneapolis based FoundationIP.
buyer: Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership
CPA is the world's leading IP management specialist. With over 35 years of patent and trademark experience and approximately 40,000 clients across the globe, CPA performs over one million renewals annually. "
target: FoundationIP
FoundationIP provides an intuitive, integrated, customizable environment for corporations & law firms to manage Intellectual Property matters in a collaborative manner. The system is offered in an ASP environment, meaning that there is no software to buy or equipment to purchase or maintain.
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closed 3/31/2022 via Company Press Release

Questel, acquired Markify

synopsis: Global IP solutions provider Questel has acquired of Sweden-based Markify with 30 professionals, which will accelerate innovation within trademark search, watch, and brand protection. Markify is a technology-driven SaaS company, that provides searching and watching services to trademark professionals.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Questel
Based in France, Questel is a true end-to-end intellectual property solutions provider to more than 20,000 clients and one million users across 30 countries. They offer a comprehensive software suite for searching, analyzing, and managing inventions and IP assets. "
target: Markify
Based in Sweden, Markify is a technology driven SaaS company, providing best-in-class best-in-class trademark search, watch, and brand protection. Thousands of small and large law firms and brand owners all over the world use the Markify technology.
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announced 9/12/2022 via PR Newswire

Newfold Digital, will acquire MarkMonitor Inc.

synopsis: Newfold Digital, a leading web technology company, will acquire MarkMonitor from Clarivate, a global provider of innovative solutions. MarkMonitor is an industry-leading enterprise-level provider of domain management solutions. Their platform allows users to safely and effectively manage and maximize the business value of their domain portfolios.
buyer parent: Siris Capital Group
buyer: Newfold Digital (NasdaqGS:WEB:$750.88)
Newfold Digital is a leading web technology company that helps customers of all sizes build a digital presence that delivers results. Established in 2021, its portfolio of brands includes Bluehost, CrazyDomains, HostGator, Network Solutions, Register.com, Web.com, and many others. "
target parent: Clarivate plc
target: MarkMonitor Inc.
MarkMonitor is an industry-leading enterprise-level provider of domain management solutions. MarkMonitor helps brands to establish and securely protect their domain portfolios. Their platform allows users to safely and effectively manage and maximize the business value of their domain portfolios.
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closed 1/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

OpSec Security, Inc., acquired MarkMonitor Inc.

synopsis: OpSec Security, the global leader in anti-counterfeiting and brand protection solutions, has acquired MarkMonitor Brand Protection assets from Clarivate Analytics. MarkMonitor, the leading enterprise-level domain registrar, uses domain industry data and insights to establish and protect domain portfolios for the world's leading brands.
buyer: OpSec Security, Inc. (AIM:OS:$94.11)
OpSec Security is the global leader in protecting, authenticating, and enhancing their customers'​ brands, services and revenues. OpSec delivers a comprehensive suite of end-to-end solutions, including advanced physical security technologies and online/e-commerce monitoring and analysis. "
target parent: Clarivate Analytics
target: MarkMonitor Inc.
MarkMonitor, the leading enterprise-level domain registrar, uses domain industry data, insights and 20+ years of expertise to establish and protect domain portfolios for the world's leading brands.
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closed 9/4/2012 via PR Newswire

Thomson Reuters Scientific, acquired MarkMonitor Inc.

synopsis: The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters has officially completed the acquisition of MarkMonitor®, a global leader in online brand protection. The acquisition of MarkMonitor, headquartered in San Francisco, will strengthen the broad portfolio of intellectual property solutions from Thomson Reuters.
buyer parent: Thomson Reuters
buyer: Thomson Reuters Scientific (:$1,876.89)
Thomson Intellectual Property & Science provides integrated information solutions to researchers and librarians, physicians and pharmacists, and other professionals worldwide. It offers Intellectual Property, Life Sciences, and Scholarly Research, Publishing & Analysis services. "
target parent: Institutional Venture Partners
target: MarkMonitor Inc.
As a global leader in online brand protection, MarkMonitor uses a SaaS delivery model to provide advanced technology and expertise that protects the revenues and reputations of the world's leading brands.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Astorg, acquired Anaqua Inc.

synopsis: Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, announced that the business will receive a significant equity investment from Astorg, a leading European private equity firm. As part of this transaction, Astorg will become the controlling shareholder of Anaqua.
buyer: Astorg
Astorg is an independent private equity group with over €8 billion of assets under management. They seek to partner with entrepreneurial management teams to acquire global companies and create value through the provision of strategic guidance, experienced governance and adequate capital. "
target parent: Insight Venture Partners
target: Anaqua Inc.
Anaqua provides integrated, end-to-end innovation & intellectual property (IP) management solutions. Its solution suite merges best practice workflows with big data analytics & tech-enabled services to create one intelligent environment designed to inform, enable and streamline IP Operations.
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announced 7/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Law Business Research, will acquire Globe Business Media Group

synopsis: Law Business Research, a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, announced that it will acquire Globe Business Media Group. Globe is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Law Business Research
Based in the UK, Law Business Research provides information services to the international legal community through a portfolio of physical and online publications and research tools. The Company specializes in making hard-to-find, complicated material accessible to its users. "
target: Globe Business Media Group
Based in the UK, Globe Business Media Group is a leading provider of business intelligence for the international legal and intellectual property markets and produces vital, timely and actionable commercial insights for its clients.
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closed 2/20/2013 via BNC Analysis

CPA Global, acquired First To File

synopsis: CPA Global acquired IP-focused document management company First To File Inc. First To File, Inc. develops and delivers IP information management technology solutions.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target: First To File
First To File, Inc. develops and delivers IP information management technology solutions. First to File’s® Electronic File Room™ is the world’s leading web-based, patent prosecution and management service.
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closed 10/17/2013 via Company Press Release

IP.com, Inc., acquired Pantros IP, Inc.

synopsis: IP.com, announced that it has acquired the businesses of Pantros IP, Inc., and Pantros IP Holding AG. The company’s Patent Value and Patent Factor Index reports provide easily understood patent valuation analytics that assist organizations in understanding the value of their Intellectual Property portfolios.
buyer: IP.com, Inc.
IP.com provides software tools to the intellectual property community which secures the electronic documents. Its products like Prior Art database helps companies in publishing and searching technical disclosures. Besides this it has other products like Legal Safeguarding Agent and Innovation Q. "
target: Pantros IP, Inc.
Pantros IP, Inc. provides decision support software solutions for patent portfolio management. It offers enterprise decision support system (DSS) solutions, such as Portfolio DSS, a Web-based IP DSS solution that delivers business-critical information-mining capabilities.
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announced 7/1/2014 via PR Newswire

Reed Technology and Information Services Inc., will acquire PatentCore

synopsis: Reed Technology and Information Services Inc., a LexisNexis company, will acquire PatentCore, developer of the LexisNexis® PatentAdvisorSM solution suite. PatentAdvisor is a suite of easy-to-use, web-based patent analytics tools that make patent prosecution a more strategic and predictable process for IP-driven companies and law firms.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: Reed Technology and Information Services Inc.
Reed Technology and Information Services Inc., a LexisNexis® company, serves its clients in the public and private sectors with the expertise required in the technology-focused fields of Intellectual Property services, Life Sciences and Web Archiving. "
target: PatentCore
PatentCore is the Minneapolis-based, privately held developer of the LexisNexis® PatentAdvisorSM solution suite. PatentAdvisor is a suite of easy-to-use, web-based patent analytics tools that make patent prosecution a more strategic and predictable process for IP-driven companies and law firms.
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announced 9/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

QANTM Intellectual Property Limited, will acquire Sortify.tm Limited

synopsis: QANTM Intellectual Property Limited is acquiring Sortify.tm, which was founded in New Zealand as a traditional trademark practice and evolved into a legal tech company that provides technology solutions to brand owners, IP practitioners, and public and private sector entities.
buyer: QANTM Intellectual Property Limited (ASX:QIP:$88.63)
QANTM Intellectual Property Limited (QANTM) is the holding company of intellectual property companies Davies Collison Cave Pty Ltd (DCC), FPA Patent Attorneys Pty Ltd (FPA), Cotters Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys (Cotters) and Advanz Fidelis IP Sdn Bhd (ADVANZ). "
target: Sortify.tm Limited
Sortify.tm is the world’s most advanced A.I. and N.L.P. (natural language processing) based trademark productivity suite – created via collaborative input from most of the team at New Zealand law firm Potter IP. Sortify.tm was the top-ranked online trademark filing website in both Australia and NZ.
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announced 2/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Dye & Durham Corporation, will acquire GlobalX Pty Ltd

synopsis: Dye & Durham, a leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity for legal and business professionals, is to acquire GlobalX, a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
buyer: Dye & Durham Corporation (TSX:DND:$234.31)
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements. "
target: GlobalX Pty Ltd
GlobalX is a leading Australian technology business that develops integrated and innovative software solutions and services used by thousands of law firms.
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closed 9/28/2011 via PR Newswire

CPA Global, acquired Ipendo AB

synopsis: CPA Global, the world's top intellectual property (IP) management specialist and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing, announced the acquisition of Ipendo, a leading international intellectual property (IP) management software and service provider with a strong position in the Nordic region, from Zacco Group.
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target parent: Zacco Group
target: Ipendo AB
Ipendo is a provider of on-demand IP management solutions to companies of all sizes. The Ipendo Platform™ is built on the latest technology to bring out hidden values in IP portfolios by allowing automation of administrative tasks and sharing of crucial information with relevant parties.
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closed 8/16/2018 via BusinessWire

CPA Global, purchased IP Software Solutions from Practice Insight

synopsis: CPA Global, the Intellectual Property (IP) services and technology market leader, announces the acquisition of Filing Analytics and Citation Eagle, two leading IP data and analytics software solutions, from Practice Insight, a wholly owned subsidiary of IPH Ltd.
buyer parent: Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.
buyer: CPA Global
Based in the Channel Islands, CPA Global is the world’s leading IP management and technology company. They offer customers The IP Platform: delivering integrated Innovation and IP Portfolio software, services and insights across the entire Idea Lifecycle. "
seller parent: IPH Limited
seller: Practice Insight
Filing Analytics combines datasets from patent offices into one database. Machine learning and data augmentation are applied for the highest degree of data integrity and quality. Citation Eagle enables patent owners and attorneys to track and focus on citations of patents using one automated system.
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closed 11/30/2015 via PR Newswire

CPA Global, acquired Innography

synopsis: CPA Global, the world's leading specialist in intellectual property (IP) software and services, announced the acquisition of premier IP search and analytics software provider Innography. Innography wants to bring big data analytics to the IP market and position the role of IP-related insights at the forefront of the business decision-making.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's leading IP management services and software specialist. Trusted by many of the world's best-known corporations and law firms to help them manage risk, cost and capacity, and realise greater value for their businesses and IP assets. "
target: Innography
Innography provides answers to questions about intellectual property to help organisations improve their business. Innography's software suite combines unique correlation and visualisation technologies to enable users to gain insights for managing, extending and exploiting their patent portfolios.
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closed 1/22/2014 via AP - Associated Press

CPA Global, acquired Patrafee

synopsis: CPA Global, one of the world's top intellectual property (IP) management and software specialists, announced the acquisition of leading Nordic IP services provider Patrafee AB. Patrafee AB offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target: Patrafee
Patrafee is an intellectual property (IP) services and software company. It offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide. Patrafee has more than 30 years' experience of IP management as a market leader in the Nordic countries.
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closed 2/20/2013 via BNC Analysis

CPA Global, acquired First To File

synopsis: CPA Global acquired IP-focused document management company First To File Inc. First To File, Inc. develops and delivers IP information management technology solutions.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target: First To File
First To File, Inc. develops and delivers IP information management technology solutions. First to File’s® Electronic File Room™ is the world’s leading web-based, patent prosecution and management service.
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closed 9/28/2011 via PR Newswire

CPA Global, acquired Ipendo AB

synopsis: CPA Global, the world's top intellectual property (IP) management specialist and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing, announced the acquisition of Ipendo, a leading international intellectual property (IP) management software and service provider with a strong position in the Nordic region, from Zacco Group.
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target parent: Zacco Group
target: Ipendo AB
Ipendo is a provider of on-demand IP management solutions to companies of all sizes. The Ipendo Platform™ is built on the latest technology to bring out hidden values in IP portfolios by allowing automation of administrative tasks and sharing of crucial information with relevant parties.
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closed 8/24/2005 via PR Newswire

Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership, acquired FoundationIP

synopsis: The world's leading IP management specialists, Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership (CPA) is pleased to announce it has completed the acquisition of Minneapolis based FoundationIP.
buyer: Computer Patent Annuities Limited Partnership
CPA is the world's leading IP management specialist. With over 35 years of patent and trademark experience and approximately 40,000 clients across the globe, CPA performs over one million renewals annually. "
target: FoundationIP
FoundationIP provides an intuitive, integrated, customizable environment for corporations & law firms to manage Intellectual Property matters in a collaborative manner. The system is offered in an ASP environment, meaning that there is no software to buy or equipment to purchase or maintain.
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closed 1/22/2014 via AP - Associated Press

CPA Global, acquired Patrafee

synopsis: CPA Global, one of the world's top intellectual property (IP) management and software specialists, announced the acquisition of leading Nordic IP services provider Patrafee AB. Patrafee AB offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide.
buyer parent: Cinven
buyer: CPA Global
CPA Global is the world's top intellectual property management specialist, and a leading provider of legal services outsourcing. CPA Global supports many of the world's best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services. "
target: Patrafee
Patrafee is an intellectual property (IP) services and software company. It offers services and software solutions for the management of IP Rights to law firms and IP Rights holders worldwide. Patrafee has more than 30 years' experience of IP management as a market leader in the Nordic countries.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Astorg, acquired Anaqua Inc.

synopsis: Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, announced that the business will receive a significant equity investment from Astorg, a leading European private equity firm. As part of this transaction, Astorg will become the controlling shareholder of Anaqua.
buyer: Astorg
Astorg is an independent private equity group with over €8 billion of assets under management. They seek to partner with entrepreneurial management teams to acquire global companies and create value through the provision of strategic guidance, experienced governance and adequate capital. "
target parent: Insight Venture Partners
target: Anaqua Inc.
Anaqua provides integrated, end-to-end innovation & intellectual property (IP) management solutions. Its solution suite merges best practice workflows with big data analytics & tech-enabled services to create one intelligent environment designed to inform, enable and streamline IP Operations.
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closed 5/4/2006 via BusinessWire

CSC, purchased Corporate Services Division from Register.com

synopsis: Register.com, a leading provider of domain name registration and Internet services, today announced the sale of its Corporate Services Division to Corporation Service Company, a privately-held firm and leading provider of financial and legal services to corporations and law firms.
buyer: CSC
Corporation Service Company, a privately-held company headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, USA, is a leading provider of legal and financial services for many of the world’s largest companies and law firms. "
seller parent: Vector Capital
seller: Register.com
Register.com, Inc. is a leading provider of global domain name registration and Internet services for businesses and consumers that wish to have a unique address and branded identity on the Internet.
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announced 2/8/2012 via PE Hub

Welocalize, will acquire Park IP Translations

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston based private equity firm, announced that it has come to agreement to make a significant investment in Park IP Translations, the market leader in the highly technical field of patent translation. The investment will be made through Riverside Partners’ portfolio company, Welocalize.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Welocalize
Welocalize offers integrated globalization services and products for the fluid and rapid deployment of enterprise content and applications to international markets. It provides globalization consulting, translation, localization, testing solutions and enterprise translation management tools. "
target: Park IP Translations
Park IP Translations is a language services company that serves the legal intellectual property services community through translation, interpretation, and consultancy services. Park is headquartered in New York City and possesses a network of offices and supplier relationships worldwide.
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closed 1/10/2022 via BNC Analysis

Sequoia Financial Group Ltd, acquired Docscentre Legal Pty Ltd

synopsis: Sequoia Financial Group has acquired Docscentre Legal Pty Ltd, a legal structure platform for accountants, financial planners, SMSF administrators, law practices and associations. Docscentre is the pre-eminent white label technology solution that allows a business to provide its own branded legal documents to clients.
buyer: Sequoia Financial Group Ltd (ASX:SEQ:$79.97)
Sequoia Financial Group is a boutique investment house known for the quality of its advice, the strength of its relationships and depth of expertise across financial markets. The Group has also expanded into corporate advisory, equity capital markets, institutional dealing and financial planning. "
target: Docscentre Legal Pty Ltd
Docscentre is a legal structure platform for accountants, financial planners, SMSF administrators, law practices and associations. Docscentre is the pre-eminent white label technology solution that allows a business to provide its own branded legal documents to clients.
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closed 6/23/2014 via PR Newswire

RPX Corporation, acquired PatentFreedom

synopsis: RPX Corporation, the leading provider of patent risk management solutions, announced its acquisition of PatentFreedom, the first provider of data, intelligence, and consulting on non-practicing entities (NPEs).
buyer: RPX Corporation (RPXC:$286.80)
RPX Corporation is the leading provider of patent risk solutions, offering defensive buying, acquisition syndication, patent intelligence, insurance services, and advisory services. RPX has introduced efficiency to the patent market by providing a rational alternative to litigation. "
target: PatentFreedom
PatentFreedom offers information and services to help companies and their outside counsel reduce the costs and risks associated with NPEs. PatentFreedom generates distinctive, actionable insight to help companies better assess and respond to the growing number of NPE enforcement actions.
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