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closed 6/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Kooby LLP

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc., a top-tier international legal process outsourcing services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, announced it has acquired Kooby LLP, a UK-based software development company focused on providing leading project management solutions for complex eDiscovery matters.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is an international discovery management practice focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process through the effective use of leading technology solutions. "
target: Kooby LLP
Kooby is a software provider specializing in the custom development of legal support applications. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the UK, Kooby has developed a unique project management system called Advanced Management Platform (“AMP”).
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closed 1/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Questel, acquired doeLegal, LLC.

synopsis: Questel, a world leader in intellectual property and innovation management solutions, has acquired doeLEGAL, an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Questel
Questel is a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases. "
target: doeLegal, LLC.
doeLEGAL is an enterprise legal management and eDiscovery legal technology company. doeLEGAL offers cloud-based enterprise legal management, litigation management, and eDsicovery solutions for corporate legal departments and law firms. Their solutions help reduce costs and drive successful outcomes.
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closed 6/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired Mindseye Solutions

synopsis: Reveal Data Corporation, a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services, has acquired Mindseye Solutions, a complimentary software solution. Mindseye delivers an eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters within one application.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: Mindseye Solutions
Mindseye Solutions delivers the industry's leading enterprise-class eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters with a single application.
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closed 9/8/2016 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired EQD

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, has announced the acquisition of EQD, a Houston-based eDiscovery, document review and litigation support services provider. EQD delivers a wide range of offerings for litigation and internal investigations, as well as government and regulatory requests.
buyer parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target: EQD
EQD provides preservation tools, forensic collections and investigations, electronic discovery, project management, managed document review services and attorney staffing. EQD’s electronic discovery software platform combines the power of advanced legal technology with cloud computing.
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closed 6/9/2014 via Market Wire

Mitratech, Inc., purchased TeamConnect Legal Hold from Kiersted Systems

synopsis: Mitratech announced that it will acquire TeamConnect Legal Hold developed by Kiersted Systems. TeamConnect Legal Hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech provides the enterprise legal management software that manages legal processes and GRC. Their TeamConnect platform is proven to automate and streamline matter management, e-billing, legal hold and compliance activities, resulting in reduced spend, improved productivity and risk mitigation."
seller: Kiersted Systems
Kiersted Systems' TeamConnect Legal hold helps corporate legal departments fulfill the duty to preserve using a defensible methodology to automate the costly, time-consuming and highly sensitive legal hold management component of one's eDiscovery initiative.
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closed 7/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Xerox Litigation Services, acquired Lateral Data

synopsis: Xerox announced the acquisition of Lateral Data, a leading e-discovery technology provider, for $30 million. Lateral Data’s flagship software, Viewpoint™, brings simplicity and affordability to e-discovery by enabling corporate legal departments and law firms to manage the entire e-discovery lifecycle using a single, in-house solution.
buyer parent: Xerox Corporation
buyer: Xerox Litigation Services
Xerox Litigation Services, the e-discovery division of Xerox Corporation, delivers technology-driven services, software and consulting expertise to help leading corporations and law firms worldwide manage end-to-end e-discovery – while reducing cost and risk throughout the process. "
target: Lateral Data
Lateral Data’s Viewpoint software is an all-inclusive E-Discovery platform that covers the core components of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model. Viewpoint delivers complete functionality, streamlined workflow, robust features and analytics to all users throughout the project.
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$30
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closed 10/12/2011 via BusinessWire

ASG Software Solutions, acquired RiverGlass Inc

synopsis: ASG Software Solutions, a leader in IT infrastructure, content management and cloud computing software solutions for global enterprises, has acquired RiverGlass, a leading provider of eDiscovery, advanced information collection, data management and analysis solutions.
buyer: ASG Software Solutions
ASG Software Solutions (ASG) is a global software solutions provider that helps more than 85 percent of the world's largest companies drive business success by managing complex IT operations across distributed, mainframe, and cloud environments. "
target: RiverGlass Inc
RiverGlass, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced information collection and analysis solutions. RiverGlass provides solutions to government agencies and commands in defense, intelligence and law enforcement as well as eDiscovery and risk management applications to major corporations.
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closed 5/7/2014 via Market Watch

docStar, acquired DocuLex, Inc.

synopsis: docSTAR, a division of Astria Solutions Group LLC, an award-winning developer of cloud and on-premises enterprise content management software (ECM), announced that it has acquired the DocuLex suite of document management products of Winter Haven, Florida-based Protected Trust LLC.
buyer: docStar
docSTAR is an innovative software company that provides collaborative content management solutions to streamline business processes for organizations of any size. Their document management software allows enterprises to gain control over documents, improve retention and increase efficiency. "
target parent: Protected Trust
target: DocuLex, Inc.
Established in 1996, DocuLex offers years of experience in the field of document management software development. DocuLex serves over 1000 customers with its award winning Archive Studio Content Management and Document Management Software Suite.
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announced 4/26/2010 via PR Newswire

DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC, will acquire Inference Data

synopsis: DOAR Litigation Consulting and Inference Data announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which DOAR will acquire Inference Data, a leader in analytics and electronic discovery software.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC
DOAR Litigation Consulting, the nation's preeminent litigation services company, provides Discovery Management and Trial Consulting services. DOAR supports its clients at every level in any aspect of an engagement from discreet consulting assignments to full-scale, long-term engagements. "
target: Inference Data
Inference Data provides corporations and law firms with next-generation software for analytics-driven assessment, meet-and-confer preparation, and accelerated legal review. Inference applies conceptual search and analysis to prioritize datasets and find key documents.
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announced 9/2/2009 via PR Newswire

EMC Corp., will acquire Kazeon Systems

synopsis: EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Kazeon Systems, Inc .-- a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, legal service providers, government entities and law firms.
buyer: EMC Corp. (EMC:$24,566.00)
EMC Corporation is the world leader in products, services, and solutions for information management and storage. They are a trusted provider of information infrastructure. "
target: Kazeon Systems
Kazeon is a leading eDiscovery solution provider for corporations' legal and IT staff, legal service providers and law firms. The company's independently validated solution provides the most accurate, scalable, legally defensible and court-proven eDiscovery.
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closed 12/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Scarab Consulting, acquired World Document Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Scarab Consulting made another bold move toward becoming the nation’s leading provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services by acquiring World Document Solutions, one of New York’s largest eDiscovery companies.
buyer: Scarab Consulting
Scarab Consulting is a full service eDiscovery consulting company based in Houston, Texas. Scarab provides end-to-end legal consulting and ESI (electronically stored information) processing to Fortune 500 clients and large law firms, including many Am Law 50 firms. "
target: World Document Solutions, Inc.
World Document Solutions, formerly World Copy has been pioneering the Litigation Support marketplace for the past 15 years. Leading with technology, and continually improving our internal processes, has been a key to World’s recipe for success.
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closed 9/10/2018 via BusinessWire

Nuix, acquired Ringtail

synopsis: Nuix , a security, risk, and compliance software company, acquired the Ringtail eDiscovery software business from FTI Consulting. Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
buyer: Nuix (ASX:NXL:$129.81)
Nuix is a worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software. Nuix's powerful, intuitive technology makes it possible to search, investigate and actively manage unstructured data sets of any size or structure."
target parent: FTI Consulting, Inc.
target: Ringtail
Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
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announced 5/3/2017 via BusinessWire

Clutch Group LLC will be merged with Morae Legal Corporation,

synopsis: Clutch Group, a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm that is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries, will merge with Morae Legal Corporation, a full-service legal consulting and solutions provider that helps law firms improve business performance.
buyer: Morae Legal Corporation
Morae Legal helps law firms improve business performance by developing strategy, creating processes, deploying people, leveraging technology and measuring with data in order to deliver results. Their offerings include management consulting and discovery management for the legal industry. "
target: Clutch Group LLC
Clutch Group is a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm. The firm is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries solve complex problems presented by the exponential growth of data and regulation.
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closed 9/16/2015 via Company Press Release

Consilio, acquired Backstop, LLP

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery and Document Review Services, has announced the acquisition of technology-assisted review and predictive coding innovator Backstop. Founded in 2007, Backstop has been focused on applying advanced machine learning algorithms to reduce the cost and increase the accuracy of reviews.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is an international eDiscovery and Document Review Service provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and regulatory investigations. "
target: Backstop, LLP
Backstop offers artificial-intelligence discovery software and e-discovery services that reduce the time and expense of document review by orders of magnitude, with equal or greater accuracy than traditional attorney review.
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closed 2/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Veristar LLC, acquired Planet Data

synopsis: Veristar, a premier legal services delivery firm, announced the acquisition of Planet Data, a company that addresses today’s eDiscovery and contract management challenges with a combination of cutting-edge technology, forward thinking and a team of subject matter experts.
buyer: Veristar LLC
Veristar is a premier legal services delivery firm that offers services in e-discovery, forensics, document review and legal staffing. Legal teams in corporations and law firms trust Veristar to help them navigate even the most complex data projects. "
target: Planet Data
Planet Data addresses today’s eDiscovery and contract management challenges with a combination of cutting-edge technology, forward thinking and a team of subject matter experts.
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closed 10/4/2016 via PR Newswire

Special Counsel, acquired D4 LLC

synopsis: Special Counsel, the leading provider of legal staffing and eDiscovery solutions, announced the acquisition of D4, LLC, a leader in eDiscovery managed services, information governance, computer forensics and deposition solutions. Together, they will offer comprehensive eDiscovery and litigation support across an international footprint.
buyer parent: Adecco Group
buyer: Special Counsel
Special Counsel is the largest provider of legal staffing services to corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. "
target: D4 LLC
D4 is a national provider of electronic discovery, computer forensics, information security and management, and deposition services to law firms and corporations, and has been instrumental in helping customers realize up to a 70% cost reduction over previous eDiscovery solutions.
price ($mm)
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closed 9/30/2016 via Company Press Release

DTI Global, Harvest Partners Inc., acquired Epiq Systems, Inc.

synopsis: DTI, a global legal process outsourcing (LPO) company, and Epiq Systems, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Epiq (through DTI) by OMERS Private Equity and Harvest Partners. Epiq is a leading global provider of integrated technology and services for the legal profession.
buyer: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: DTI Global
OMERS Private Equity is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts of middle market, later stage, and mature companies. Harvest Partners is a leading private equity investment firm that pursues management buyouts of middle market companies. "
target: Epiq Systems, Inc. (EPIQ:$529.71)
Epiq Systems is a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession. Its solutions streamline the administration of bankruptcy, litigation, financial transactions and regulatory compliance matters.
price ($mm)[EV]
$626 [$1,004]
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$530
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$87
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closed 3/6/2013 via PR Web

eDirect Impact, LLC merged with Elijah Technologies Ltd.,

synopsis: Elijah Technologies Ltd., an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services headquartered in Chicago, has merged with eDirect Impact LLC, a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services.
buyer: Elijah Technologies Ltd.
Elijah Technologies, an industry leader in computer forensic and eDiscovery services, provides expert guidance regarding the most expeditious and economical manner in which to produce electronic documents, and identifying important issues relating to evidence. "
target: eDirect Impact, LLC
eDirect Impact LLC is a Houston-based developer of eDiscovery project management software and provider of eDiscovery and SaaS hosting services to law firms and corporate counsel departments. Their services include discovery workflow management solutions and litigation data hosting services.
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closed 11/29/2012 via Market Wire

Document Technologies, Inc., acquired Fios, Inc.

synopsis: DTI, the nation's largest independent provider of discovery services, facilities management, and knowledge process outsourcing, announced its acquisition of Fios, Inc., a pioneering firm in electronic discovery and one of the industry's most recognized brands. Effective immediately, the company will be known as "Fios, A DTI Company."
buyer parent: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: Document Technologies, Inc.
Document Technologies, Inc. is the nation's largest independent provider of e-discovery, managed document review, facilities management and knowledge process outsourcing. The company serves the nation's leading law firms and Fortune 500 corporations through its 28 highly secure service centers. "
target: Fios, Inc.
Fios, Inc. provides legal teams with flexible electronic discovery services and technologies that deliver the speed and the quality necessary to cull, analyze, review and produce electronically stored information with confidence.
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announced 2/8/2012 via BusinessWire

Guidance Software, will acquire CaseCentral, Inc.

synopsis: Guidance Software, Inc., the industry leader in digital investigative solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held CaseCentral, Inc., a leader in the electronic discovery (e-discovery) market for Cloud-based review and production software.
buyer: Guidance Software (GUID:$111.51)
Guidance Software is the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® platform provides the foundation for government, corporate and law enforcement organizations to conduct thorough, network-enabled, and court-validated computer investigations of any kind. "
target: CaseCentral, Inc.
Founded in 1994, CaseCentral is the leader in secure, cloud-based eDiscovery software for corporations and law firms to simplify electronic discovery (e-Discovery) in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries and internal investigations.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 6/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Kooby LLP

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc., a top-tier international legal process outsourcing services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, announced it has acquired Kooby LLP, a UK-based software development company focused on providing leading project management solutions for complex eDiscovery matters.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is an international discovery management practice focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process through the effective use of leading technology solutions. "
target: Kooby LLP
Kooby is a software provider specializing in the custom development of legal support applications. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the UK, Kooby has developed a unique project management system called Advanced Management Platform (“AMP”).
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closed 1/8/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Legility, LLC, acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Legility, a leading provider of legal operations services, announced the acquisition of Inventus, a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
buyer: Legility, LLC
Legility, a leader in Legal Operations, provides consulting, technology, managed solutions, and flexible legal talent to corporations and law firms. They have more than 1,000 experts serving more than one-third of the Fortune 100 and one-quarter of the Am Law 200. "
target parent: HGGC, LLC
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
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announced 12/16/2015 via PR Newswire

RPX Corporation, will acquire Inventus, LLC

synopsis: RPX Corporation, the leading provider of patent risk management solutions, announced that it has agreed to acquire privately-held Inventus Solutions, Inc., a leader in discovery management. Inventus is one of the leading providers of technology-based services to locate, secure, organize and search electronic data for corporations and law firms.
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 parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is one of the largest Discovery Management Practices in the country focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process. They have been providing litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies.
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closed 6/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Kooby LLP

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc., a top-tier international legal process outsourcing services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, announced it has acquired Kooby LLP, a UK-based software development company focused on providing leading project management solutions for complex eDiscovery matters.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is an international discovery management practice focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process through the effective use of leading technology solutions. "
target: Kooby LLP
Kooby is a software provider specializing in the custom development of legal support applications. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the UK, Kooby has developed a unique project management system called Advanced Management Platform (“AMP”).
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closed 3/26/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Unified OS Ltd.

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc.’s has acquired London based Unified OS Ltd. Unified OS Ltd. is a leading provider of eDiscovery and managed review services to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms, and government agencies operating across Europe. Inventus Solutions, Inc. is a leading U.S. eDiscovery and managed services provider.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus, LLC is one of the largest discovery management practices in the US, focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process. Since 1991, it has been providing litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies. "
target: Unified OS Ltd.
Founded in 2009, Unified OS Ltd. is a leading provider of eDiscovery and managed review services to leading corporations, law firms and government agencies operating across Europe. Unified is headquartered in London, England.
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closed 6/20/2013 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and Inventus, LLC announced that Clearlake has acquired Inventus, a leading electronic data discovery (“EDD”) solutions provider to global law firms, Fortune 1000 corporations, and government agencies.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Clearlake Capital Group is a private investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions. Having committed approximately $3 bn over 50 investments, Clearlake's professionals have a history of long-term strategic partnership with management to transform and grow companies. "
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading national provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services focused on streamlining data processing and review via a suite of bundled, best-of-breed technologies.
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closed 6/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Inventus, LLC, acquired Kooby LLP

synopsis: Inventus Solutions, Inc., a top-tier international legal process outsourcing services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, announced it has acquired Kooby LLP, a UK-based software development company focused on providing leading project management solutions for complex eDiscovery matters.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is an international discovery management practice focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process through the effective use of leading technology solutions. "
target: Kooby LLP
Kooby is a software provider specializing in the custom development of legal support applications. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in the UK, Kooby has developed a unique project management system called Advanced Management Platform (“AMP”).
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closed 1/8/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Legility, LLC, acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Legility, a leading provider of legal operations services, announced the acquisition of Inventus, a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
buyer: Legility, LLC
Legility, a leader in Legal Operations, provides consulting, technology, managed solutions, and flexible legal talent to corporations and law firms. They have more than 1,000 experts serving more than one-third of the Fortune 100 and one-quarter of the Am Law 200. "
target parent: HGGC, LLC
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading global legal services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with discovery and compliance processes.
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closed 2/1/2019 via PR Newswire

OpenText, acquired Catalyst Repository Systems

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced it has acquired Catalyst Repository Systems, a leading provider of eDiscovery solutions for corporate legal departments and top law firms.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$3,414.41)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target parent: FTV Capital
target: Catalyst Repository Systems
Catalyst designs, builds and supports the world’s fastest and most powerful e-discovery platform. For 20 years, Catalyst has helped global corporations and their law firms reduce the total cost of discovery and take control of complex, large-scale discovery and regulatory compliance.
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closed 1/20/2016 via Market Wire

Xact Data Discovery, acquired Orange Legal Technologies

synopsis: Xact Data Discovery, a leading international provider of e-discovery, data management and managed review services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, announces its acquisition of Orange Legal Technologies, a premier provider of litigation, audit and investigation support services with local, domestic or international requirements.
buyer parent: Clearview Capital, LLC
buyer: Xact Data Discovery
Xact Data Discovery is an international discovery and data management company that provides streamlined forensics, processing, hosting, document review, project management and paper discovery services for law firms, corporations and government agencies. "
target: Orange Legal Technologies
Orange Legal Technologies is a respected, premier provider of litigation, audit and investigation support services with local, domestic or international requirements. They offer a complete suite of discovery services, from forensic data collection to document review.
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announced 12/16/2015 via PR Newswire

RPX Corporation, will acquire Inventus, LLC

synopsis: RPX Corporation, the leading provider of patent risk management solutions, announced that it has agreed to acquire privately-held Inventus Solutions, Inc., a leader in discovery management. Inventus is one of the leading providers of technology-based services to locate, secure, organize and search electronic data for corporations and law firms.
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 parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is one of the largest Discovery Management Practices in the country focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process. They have been providing litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies.
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closed 6/20/2013 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., acquired Inventus, LLC

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and Inventus, LLC announced that Clearlake has acquired Inventus, a leading electronic data discovery (“EDD”) solutions provider to global law firms, Fortune 1000 corporations, and government agencies.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Clearlake Capital Group is a private investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions. Having committed approximately $3 bn over 50 investments, Clearlake's professionals have a history of long-term strategic partnership with management to transform and grow companies. "
target: Inventus, LLC
Inventus is a leading national provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services focused on streamlining data processing and review via a suite of bundled, best-of-breed technologies.
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closed 12/2/2020 via PR Newswire

TCDI, acquired Cicayda, LLC

synopsis: Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI), a leading provider of legal services, software and cybersecurity, has acquired Cicayda LLC, a provider of eDiscovery solutions for complex legal discovery. Cicayda's cloud-based iDiscovery platform enables legal professionals to control their data, review documents, and automate legal holds.
buyer: TCDI
Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI) is a provider of eDiscovery, litigation management, forensics, cybersecurity and document review services. TCDI offers eDiscovery and Litigation Management software. Their cybersecurity services include penetration testing, virtual CISO, and more. "
target: Cicayda, LLC
Cicayda is a provider of eDiscovery solutions for complex legal discovery. Cicayda's cloud-based iDiscovery platform enables legal professionals to control their data, review documents, and automate legal holds. Their solutions drive greater efficiency and lower costs for clients.
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closed 10/4/2012 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Legal Solutions, acquired Digital Reef, Inc.

synopsis: TransPerfect Legal Solutions, a leading global provider of legal support services, announced the acquisition of Boston-based Digital Reef, Inc. Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with complex discovery requirements.
buyer parent: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
buyer: TransPerfect Legal Solutions
TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) is an industry leader in global legal support. Founded in 1992, TLS offers a full suite of services, including digital forensics and e-discovery, web-based hosting and review, legal staffing, language services, court reporting, and paper discovery and production. "
target: Digital Reef, Inc.
Named a Market Leader in IDC’s 2011 MarketScape of stand-alone ECA applications, Digital Reef is a leading eDiscovery software provider helping corporations, law firms, and litigation support service providers with their largest and most complex eDiscovery matters.
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closed 9/4/2007 via BusinessWire

Skywire Software, acquired Whitehill Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Skywire Software announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Whitehill Technologies, Inc., solidifying the company’s position as a dominant, vertically focused provider of software and services worldwide. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Skywire Software is a privately held subsidiary of Hall Financial Group.
buyer parent: Hall financial group
buyer: Skywire Software
Skywire Software is a diversified software company focused on insurance, financial services, and enterprise services management. More than 150 customers in 10 countries benefit from the company's software applications and professional services. "
target parent: Whitehill Technologies, Inc.
target: Whitehill Technologies, Inc.
Whitehill Technologies, Inc. develops and implements proven software that accelerates business communication by automating document creation, workflow, and compliance. Our customers include over 700 large law firms and insurance carriers in 45 countries.
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closed 5/16/2016 via BNC Analysis

Microgen Plc, acquired Quorum Infoscreen

synopsis: Microgen plc is pleased to announce the acquisition of Infoscreen (Cyprus) Limited. Infoscreen (Quorum Infoscreen) is based in Cyprus with additional offices in Hong Kong and Belgrade. Infoscreen's software is used by approximately 200 clients in the Trust & Fund Administration sector providing the business with a strong recurring revenue base.
buyer: Microgen Plc (LSE:MCGN:$89.10)
Microgen is the owner of two software businesses, Aptitude Software and Microgen Financial Systems. Aptitude Software serves enterprise CFOs in a range of industries, helping them to streamline finance operations. Microgen Financial Systems offers a range of financial services technology systems. "
target: Quorum Infoscreen
InfoScreen is a software solution developer that specializes in the corporate administration and fiduciary sectors. ‘InfoScreen Quorum’ is their flagship corporate administration product and is the market leader in Cyprus.
price ($mm)
$2.06
rev ($mm)
$1
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EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/26/2010 via PR Newswire

DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC, will acquire Inference Data

synopsis: DOAR Litigation Consulting and Inference Data announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which DOAR will acquire Inference Data, a leader in analytics and electronic discovery software.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC
DOAR Litigation Consulting, the nation's preeminent litigation services company, provides Discovery Management and Trial Consulting services. DOAR supports its clients at every level in any aspect of an engagement from discreet consulting assignments to full-scale, long-term engagements. "
target: Inference Data
Inference Data provides corporations and law firms with next-generation software for analytics-driven assessment, meet-and-confer preparation, and accelerated legal review. Inference applies conceptual search and analysis to prioritize datasets and find key documents.
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closed 8/26/2021 via BusinessWire

CloudNine Discovery, acquired ESI Analyst

synopsis: eDiscovery technology leader CloudNine has acquired ESI Analyst, an electronic discovery review and investigation platform. The acquisition affirms CloudNine’s announcement to invest in the development of additional, high value product offerings for its customers and the broader market to reduce costs and risk.
buyer: CloudNine Discovery
CloudNine is focused on providing eDiscovery flexibility and performance. The company's software is designed to maximize efficiency across the EDRM (Electronic Discovery Reference Model), from collection and early case assessment through to review and production. "
target: ESI Analyst
ESI Analyst is a highly efficient and affordable electronic discovery review and investigation platform. The company delivers a suite of metadata analysis tools that provide intelligent link analysis, data visualization, reporting, and review of multiple disparate forms of data.
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closed 7/7/2021 via Company Press Release

IPRO Tech, acquired ZyLAB Technologies B.V.

synopsis: IPRO, the market leader in predictive eDiscovery and Information Governance software solutions, has acquired Amsterdam-based ZyLAB, the industry's most advanced e-Discovery and legal hold SaaS provider. The combination provides IPRO’s clients with extended capabilities in legal hold automation, advanced analytics, and cloud capabilities.
buyer parent: ParkerGale Capital
buyer: IPRO Tech
IPRO is reinventing the way organizations interact with their data. By transforming the Electronic Discovery Reference Model, IPRO brings insight earlier in the eDiscovery process, enabling teams inside and outside of the user's organization to collaborate at any stage before data is even collected."
target: ZyLAB Technologies B.V.
Based in Amsterdam, ZyLAB enables corporations, governments, and law firms to make smart decisions based on facts. Its ZyLAB ONE eDiscovery product uses AI and Data Science tools to facilitate fact-finding missions through electronic datasets related to business-critical projects.
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closed 10/28/2021 via PR Web

Scanmarket, acquired Symfact

synopsis: Denmark-based Scanmarket A/S, a Source-to-Contract (S2C) software provider, has acquired of Symfact AG of Switzerland, an enterprise Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) and Third-Party Risk Management software company specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning applied to the legal market.
buyer parent: Verdane Capital
buyer: Scanmarket
Based in Denmark, Scanmarket is a Source-to-Contract (S2C) software provider that develops advanced functionalities in an effortless design. Originating from the needs of the end user, Scanmarket’s S2C solution is attuned to meet the needs of the procurement professional. "
target: Symfact
Switzerland-based Symfact is the developer of an industry-leading software platform for enterprise management. Its single and unique software, across multiple contract and compliance domains, allows businesses to deal with several contract areas as well as related governance, risk, and compliance.
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closed 12/3/2020 via Company Press Release

Exterro Inc., acquired AccessData Corporation

synopsis: Exterro Inc., the preferred provider of Legal GRC software and the Association of Corporate Counsel’s exclusive Alliance Partner for E-Discovery, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Compliance, announced it has acquired AccessData, the industry’s leading provider of digital forensic investigation technology.
buyer: Exterro Inc.
Exterro®, Inc. is the leading provider of e-discovery and privacy software specifically designed for in-house legal, privacy and IT teams at Global 2000 and Am Law 200 organizations. Exterro software helps organizations address their regulatory, compliance and litigation risks more effectively. "
target: AccessData Corporation
AccessData makes the world's most advanced and intuitive incident resolution solutions. Their technology delivers real-time insight, analysis, response and resolution of data incidents, such as cyber threats, insider threats, mobile and BYOD risk, Governance Risk & Compliance and eDiscovery events.
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closed 8/12/2020 via PR Newswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired NexLP

synopsis: Reveal acquired NexLP, the leading artificial intelligence software in the legal industry. With the acquisition, Reveal becomes the market-leader in AI-powered, end-to-end eDiscovery. Founded by a team of data scientists, programmers, and eDiscovery experts, NexLP uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to derive actionable insights.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: NexLP
Founded by a team of data scientists, programmers, and eDiscovery experts, NexLP uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to derive actionable insight from unstructured and structured data.
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closed 7/8/2020 via Yahoo, Inc.

IPRO Tech, acquired NetGovern

synopsis: Ipro Tech, LLC, the leader in eDiscovery, case management, and trial technology, is excited to announce the acquisition of NetGovern, a leader in Information governance, risk, and compliance software. Joining these two global companies and their technologies will provide an innovative workflow in the legal industry.
buyer: IPRO Tech
Founded in 1989, Ipro is a global leader in the development of advanced software solutions used by legal professionals to streamline the discovery process. Ipro offers proven eDiscovery to Trial software, services, and support – bundled as a solution and deployed on Cloud, On-Prem, or Desktop. "
target: NetGovern
NetGovern is a leader in Information governance, risk, and compliance software. NetGovern's information archiving and governance software helps mid-sized organizations solve data compliance, safeguard personal information, simplify eDiscovery and protect their reputation.
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closed 3/26/2018 via Company Press Release

CloudNine Discovery, purchased eDiscovery Product Lines from LexisNexis

synopsis: LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, and CloudNine, a leader in simplifying and automating legal discovery, announced the sale of the LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite to CloudNine. The LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite includes software and solutions for the legal discovery process.
buyer: CloudNine Discovery
Founded in 2002, and based in Houston, Texas, CloudNine is a legal discovery technology company with expertise in simplifying and automating the discovery of data for audits, investigations, and litigation. "
seller parent: RELX Group plc
seller: LexisNexis
The LexisNexis eDiscovery product suite includes the LAW PreDiscovery, Early Data Analyzer (EDA) and Concordance products. LAW PreDiscovery software works as an all-in-one “eDiscovery engine” to scan, import, and produce all of the potential evidentiary documents needed during legal discovery.
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closed 1/6/2016 via PE Hub

Carlyle Group, Revolution Growth, acquired LDiscovery, LLC

synopsis: The Carlyle Group and Revolution Growth alongside management acquired LDiscovery, LLC, a technology-enabled eDiscovery services provider based in McLean, Virginia. Led by Founder & CEO Chris Weiler, LDiscovery provides a full suite of innovative information discovery and governance solutions that help Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$5,531.80)
buyer: Revolution Growth
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $194 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 142 fund of funds vehicles. Carlyle's purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target: LDiscovery, LLC
LDiscovery provides a full range of legal and technology consulting services to law firms, corporations and government agencies. LDiscovery is a leader in delivering best in class end-to-end eDiscovery solutions.
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closed 4/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Septeo Group, acquired SoftLaw SAS

synopsis: A pioneer in technological innovations for players in law, real estate and IT, the Septeo group is consolidating its expertise and its leadership in its historic markets by acquiring SOFTLAW, a French startup specializing in automated contract analysis for legal professionals.
buyer: Septeo Group
A major player in technology serving legal professionals, property managers and CIOs, Septeo deploys its expertise in France and worldwide, with 10,000 clients and more 120,000 users. Septeo brings together and grows 14 complementary companies specializing in the publishing of software solutions, "
target: SoftLaw SAS
Founded in 2015, SOFTLAW is the first company in France to specialize in contract analysis assisted by artificial intelligence. SOFTLAW offers a solution that helps legal professionals (lawyers, notaries) in their management, audit and contract compliance work.
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