Fenwick & West LLP represented Insightful Corporation (NASDAQ: IFUL) in its acquisition by TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX), a provider of enterprise software that helps companies achieve service-oriented architecture and business process management success. Insightful, based in Seattle, WA, is a provider of statistical data analysis and data mining solutions.
The transaction is valued at approximately $25 million and closed on September 3, 2008.
The Fenwick & West transaction team included corporate attorneys Alan Smith, Doug Cogen, Michael Brown and Theresa Shaw; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Blake Martell, Mona Clee and John Ludlum; securities litigation attorneys Jay Pomerantz and Kevin Muck; antitrust attorney Mark Ostrau; tax attorney Timothy Fitzgibbon; and corporate paralegals Ellen Welichko and Annie Terry.
Fenwick & West provides comprehensive legal services to technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence. The firm is ranked by MergerMarket as one of the top 5 technology M&A practices in the U.S. and by KPMG and AlwaysOn as one of the top 3 corporate law firms for technology companies.