Spigit Corporation is a leading global supplier of software solutions for innovation and idea management. Mindjet MindManager is an industry-leading software that helps business professionals achieve more by efficiently organizing and clearly communicating complex ideas and information.

Corel Corporation is a Canadian software company specializing in graphics, productivity and digital media products.

An international Osborne Clarke team consisting of 33 lawyers led by Cologne based IT partner Konstantin Ewald, advised Mindjet on the transaction in Germany, the UK, France, and Belgium. Osborne Clarke regularly advises Mindjet on all IT law, data protection, and corporate law related aspects and, outside Germany, on matters related to employment law.

The team included Annabel Lehnen, Jan Kielwein, Andreas Grillo (all Employment law), Mark Gebauer, Dr Antje Günther (both Capital Markets law), Nicolas Gabrysch, Efthimios Detsikas, Dr Björn Hürten, Matthias Elser (all Corporate), Dr Marc Störing, Felix Hilgert (IT law), Dr Gerd Hoor, Joachim Breithaupt, Dr Philipp Thiele (all Tax law), Thomas Schnabel, Janos Mahlo (both Real estate law), Sebastian Hack (Competition law), Johanna Van Herreweghen, Thierry Viérin (Brussels), Apolline De Noailly, Fabien Desmazure, Stéphanie Delage, Maxime Pigeon, Cyrille d’Amécourt, Sophie Jouniaux, Benoit Menez (Paris), Claire Bowles, David Cubitt, Mathias Loertscher, Rebekah Winsor (London), Michael Bell and Joe Roberts (Bristol).

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