Inc. Inc. in its sale to Trend Micro

Client Inc.




Emerging and High Growth Companies

Date Closed

November 2017

Lead Office



On November 27, 2017, Trend Micro Incorporated (“Trend Micro”) announced its acquisition of Inc. (“”).

This acquisition, along with Trend Micro’s in-house development, will increase automated protection against software vulnerabilities that Trend Micro can provide throughout the DevOps lifecycle. is a Montreal-based company and is a real-time web application security system (RASP). provides effective methods to ensure that customers are alerted when important security events are triggered, and that threats are dealt proactively.

Trend Micro is a global leader in cybersecurity solutions that develops internet content security software and services for businesses and consumers.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented with a team consisting of Nathalie Beauregard, Marisa Corona, and Marjolaine Verdon (Corporate), Manon Thivierge (Tax), Damian Rigolo (Employment & Labour), and Janet Chong (Intellectual Property).

Marisa Corona

Marisa Corona

Associate, Corporate

Manon Thivierge

Manon Thivierge

Partner, Taxation

Damian  Rigolo

Damian Rigolo

Partner, Employment & Labour