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PatentSight IP Analytics Blog / Mergers and Acquisitions

by Carsten Guderian, on Feb 3, 2020 12:27:00 PM

Patent analytics and valuation – only relevant for large corporations with huge portfolios, sufficient resources, and plenty of time? No! Patent analytics are particularly beneficial for universities’ innovation or patent …

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Topics:"Patent Analysis""Patent Quality"Mergers and AcquisitionsPatent ValuationInnovationBenchmarkingSMEsInvestorsUniversities

by LexisNexis PatentSight team, on Dec 18, 2019 11:28:00 AM

In an international tender, the EU Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition selected LexisNexis® PatentSight® and its business intelligence analytics software as the patent data and patent analytics provider. Bonn, Germany - December 10, …

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Topics:"Trend scouting""Technology""Patent Analysis"ScienceMergers and AcquisitionsIP Data QualityPatent ValuationInnovationPatent Asset IndexRegulationMerger ControlCompetition ControlEU Commission

by Carsten Guderian, on Sep 4, 2019 3:31:00 PM

In September 2016, the German drugs and chemicals group Bayer announced its intention to acquire the multinational Monsanto, known for its Roundup herbicide and GMOs. This merger would produce the …

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Topics:"Technology""Patent Analysis""Patent Quality""M&A"ScienceMergers and AcquisitionsPatent ValuationPatent Asset IndexCompetition ControlEU CommissionMerger Evaluation

by Sarbani Chattopadhyay, on May 31, 2019 2:50:00 PM

The Press Release of FCA’s proposal for a ‘transformative merger’ with Groupe Renault brings forth the possibility of major change of scenario in the global automotive industry. The proposed merged …

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Topics:"Mergers""Future""Technology"Mergers and AcquisitionsPatent ValuationRenaultAutomotive IndustryChryslerCar manufacturersFiat ChryslerFiatMitsubishiNissan

by Andreas Lübbering, on Mar 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM

Ranked among the top 10 global medical device companies as of revenue, General Electric is now about to file for an IPO to spin out its health-care unit GE Healthcare, …

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Topics:Mergers and AcquisitionsIP Data QualityPatent ValuationPatent Asset IndexIPO Analyses

by William Mansfield, on Feb 25, 2019 4:21:00 PM

In January of this year, U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturers Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) and Celgene Corporation announced they had entered into a definitive merger agreement for BMS to acquire Celgene. The stated …

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Topics:"Patent Analysis"ScienceMergers and AcquisitionsPatent Asset Index

by William Mansfield, on Feb 7, 2019 9:19:00 AM

With the acquisition of Maxwell Technologies, Tesla expands its patent portfolio and includes technologies that may lead to a major advantage in the future technology of efficient batteries for electric …

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Topics:"Technology""Patent Analysis"Mergers and AcquisitionsInnovationPatent Asset Index

by Nils Omland, on May 16, 2018 2:23:00 PM

You may have seen our recent press release but I wanted to personally express my excitement over the recent acquisition by LexisNexis® IP. We anticipate that as a result of this acquisition, …

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Topics:"Technology""Patent Analysis"ScienceMergers and AcquisitionsIP Data QualityPatent ValuationInnovationPatent Asset Index

by William Mansfield, on Apr 27, 2018 3:44:00 PM

In 2011 faced with “the impending loss of patent protection on certain leading products”, the Takeda Pharmaceutical Company unveiled its mid-term plan to achieve sustainable growth. Over the 10 years …

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Topics:"M&A"Mergers and Acquisitions

by William Mansfield, on Apr 6, 2018 8:15:00 AM

Becton Dickinson’s 24bn USD acquisition of U.S. peer C.R. Bard, as reported by Reuters, has secured its position as one of the top 10 global healthcare companies in terms of …

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Topics:Mergers and AcquisitionsInnovationPatent Asset IndexRegulation

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