AutoDesk, Inc. and SoftDesk, Inc.

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In the Matter of AutoDesk, Inc. and SoftDesk, Inc.
FTC Matter/File Number:

9710049

Docket Number:

C-3756

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

Consent order settles charges that the acquisition of Sojidesk, Inc. would reduce competition in the development and sale of computer-aided design software engines (CAD) and prohibits Autodesk from reacquiring "IntelliCADD," a CAD engine recently sold by Softdesk to Boomerang Technology, Inc., or any entity that controls the IntelliCadd technology.