Due Diligence of Intellectual Property in Mergers and Acquisitions: Integrating Information Technology Policies and Procedures

This article discusses the issues for a company, and its counsel, to consider when inheriting different policies and procedures for information technology after a merger or acquisition. This article also includes a practical guide to integrating such policies and procedures and timing suggestions for completing the necessary steps. The article will also address special topics such as privacy policies, open source issues, and export compliance. … [ Read more ]