Axinn successfully obtained antitrust clearance for client SunGard Data Systems' proposed sale of SunGard Higher Education to Hellman & Friedman LLC, parent of Datatel, Inc. Both SunGard Higher Education and Datatel are significant providers of ERP solutions for higher education institutions. The U.S. Department of Justice issued a Second Request, but ultimately cleared the transaction without any remedies. The Axinn team included partners John Harkrider, Michael Keeley, Mark Alexander, and associates Irina Rodriguez and Evan Storm.
Axinn Obtains Antitrust Clearance for $1.775 Billion Combination of SunGard Higher Education and Datatel, Inc.
March 10, 2012