Press Release (ePRNews.com) - ELMHURST, Ill. - May 01, 2018 - Stenograph, LLC, a leading supplier of productivity tools for the shorthand and manual speech to text market for 80 years, announced its acquisition of YesLaw, a division of YesVideo, Inc. YesLaw, based in Santa Clara, California, is a leading provider of video and transcript synchronization services, transcript storage and transcript production solutions for the court reporting industry.
United by a common business philosophy, market overlap and dedication to the court reporting industry, this acquisition will leverage the strengths of both Stenograph and YesLaw to better serve, and provide a greater range of value-added solutions to their customers.
“YesLaw shares our vision of enabling our customers to be the best that they can be, and we are excited to have them join the Stenograph team,” said Jeremy Steele, President of Stenograph. “YesLaw’s suite of software solutions is an excellent complement to Stenograph’s writers and software products. Our customers are increasingly looking for ways to more efficiently create, produce and store transcripts, videos, and exhibits. The addition of the YesLaw team and offerings will further enhance our ability and commitment to deliver the innovation, quality, value, and services our customers deserve. We are very excited for the opportunity to continue to grow and develop new initiatives that will benefit the combined company.”
“With the acquisition by Stenograph, YesLaw is now part of a team that has a unified focus on court reporters, legal videographers, and reporting firms. We are excited to join them in providing leading-edge solutions and developing further integration with Stenograph products,” said Brian Clune, Vice President of YesLaw.
Together, Stenograph and YesLaw are well-positioned to lead, support and invest in the future of the court reporting industry. Both companies are extremely enthusiastic about this transaction and look forward to leveraging their technology, people, and process synergies to bring the best products and services to their customers.
Stenograph, LLC, founded in 1938, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Heico Holding, Inc. Stenograph, headquartered in Elmhurst, Illinois, has been a leading supplier of machine writers, software and other productivity tools and services to professional court reporters, CART providers, captioners, scopists, transcriptionists in the shorthand and manual speech to text market.
Established in 2001 and based in Santa Clara, California, YesLaw was previously a division of YesVideo Inc., a leading cloud platform for video memories in the retail market. YesLaw provides software to the legal services market, allowing court reporters and agencies to publish deposition transcripts, synchronized videos, linked exhibits and documents in a secure, online, always-available repository to meet the advanced needs of their litigation clients.