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BlackBerry acquires Good Technology for $425 million

Clients BlackBerry Limited

Jones Day advised BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in secure mobile communications, in its acquisition of Good Technology for $425 million in cash. Enhanced by Good, BlackBerry will expand its ability to offer a unified, secure mobility platform with applications for any mobile device on any operating system--supported with security that has been certified by governments around the world embedded in every component of the mobility infrastructure.

In addition to M&A representation, Jones Day provided intellectual property, employee benefits, antitrust, and tax advice regarding this transaction.