LRP Publications Selling Public Employment, Bankruptcy Groups to Thomson Reuters
(Press Release) NEW YORK, NY, January 13, 2011—Berkery, Noyes & Co, LLC, a leading independent investment bank serving the information, media, and marketing services markets, advised LRP Publications on the sale of its Public Employment Group and Bankruptcy/Banking Products Group to Thomson Reuters.
"Thomson Reuters, Legal has bolstered its product portfolio with a unique, established dataset and LRP has passed the assets into the hands of one of the premier legal information providers in the world," said Kathleen Y. Thomas, the Managing Director at Berkery Noyes who initiated the transaction on behalf of LRP Publications and acted as its exclusive financial advisor.
LRP Publications, founded in 1977 by Kenneth Kahn, is a leading supplier of print and online publications for legal, government, educational, and business professionals. LRP's standard-setting resources include case reporters offering top-notch legal case law summary and analysis, as well as hundreds of newsletters, books and videos. LRP will continue to focus on these and other core product lines, including dedicated Web sites for the education community and federal government managers; and national conferences providing professional development in the HR, education, workers' compensation and federal employment fields.
About Berkery, Noyes & Co.
Berkery Noyes provides strategic mergers and acquisitions transaction advisory services, financial consulting, and strategic research to information, media, and technology companies. Kathleen Thomas, head of the firm's Media, Information, and Marketing Services Group, specializes in merger and acquisitions for the B-to-B media, conference, trade show and event markets.
About LRP Publications
Founded in 1977 by Kenneth Kahn, then a practicing employment law attorney, LRP Publications has been serving business and education professionals for more than three decades. Today, LRP publishes two industry-leading magazines, Human Resource Executive® and Risk & Insurance®, and produces newsletters, books, videos, case reporters, online resources and national conferences.