Technology, Media and Telecommunications

NetIQ undertakes a stock-for-stock acquisition of WebTrends for $1bn (£683m). NetIQ advised by Davis Polk & Wardwell (William Kelly). WebTrends advised by Perkins Coie.

Amarin Corporation acquires Ethyl EPA licence from Laxdale in a cash and paper deal worth $1m (£683,000). Amarin Corporation advised by Nicholson Graham & Jones (Owen Waft). Laxdale advised by Hobson Audley.

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) in $568m (£388m) acquisition of Mynd Corporation's share capital. CSC advised by McDermott Will & Emery, Baker & McKenzie (Samantha Mobley), William Fry, Wulf Gordian Hauser and Webber Wentzel Bowens. Mynd Corporation advised by Dewey Ballantine.