Member access

4-Traders Homepage  >  News

News

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesHot NewsMost Read NewsRecomm.Business LeadersVideosCalendar 

Adapt IP Ventures and WiLAN Partner to Monetize Patent Portfolio

07/29/2014 | 02:55pm US/Eastern

RALEIGH, N.C., July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adapt IP Ventures LLC announces new patent brokerage partnership with Wi-LAN Inc. ("WiLAN") (TSX:WIN) (Nasdaq:WILN) focused on monetizing a valuable communications and networking patent portfolio. The patent portfolio will offer the acquirer an opportunity to further develop this significant asset to complement a buyer-specific technology roadmap.

"We are excited about our partnership with WiLAN and we believe this substantial patent portfolio will be of considerable interest to technology companies focused improving network access and multimedia delivery across a wide range of wireless technologies," stated Grant Moss of Adapt IP Ventures.

"With a high success rate in closing sale transactions and significant experience marketing a variety of portfolios, including telecommunications and video distribution technologies, to both product and non-product companies, Adapt IP is a strong partner for WiLAN," said Jim Skippen, President & CEO, WiLAN. "We look forward to working with Adapt IP on the sale of this portfolio and potentially additional assets in the future."

Summary of Assets for Sale:

  • 150+ patent assets including international patent filings
  • 26 patent families
  • Numerous patent families are currently under development and being prosecuted
  • Forward citations from companies including: Marvel, Nokia, Huawei, Microsoft, Google, Ericsson, Rockstar Bidco and Vishay

Technologies Applicable to:

  • Wireless spectrum management / sensing
  • Wireless distribution of data and/or video
  • Long Term Evolution (LTE), WiMAX, E911, OFDM, whitespace management and Femtocells
  • Television / video distribution including location-based management and delivery
  • Quality of Service (QoS)
  • GPS-based network synchronization
  • Data distribution in home networks and home gateways

Please contact Grant Moss of Adapt IP Ventures if you have interest in receiving additional information regarding these offerings – grant@adaptipventures.com.

About Adapt IP Ventures, LLC

Adapt IP Ventures is a patent brokerage firm that provides advisory services to assist innovative firms in selling and extracting value from their patents. Knowing that each transaction can be unique, Adapt IP Ventures focuses on creating and executing custom strategies for each engagement to successfully evaluate, build, sell, and license patents and other intellectual property assets. www.adaptipventures.com

About WiLAN

WiLAN, founded in 1992, is a leading technology innovation and licensing company. WiLAN has licensed its intellectual property to over 285 companies worldwide. Inventions in our portfolio have been licensed by companies that manufacture or sell a wide range of communication and consumer electronics products including 3G and 4G handsets, Wi-Fi-enabled laptops, Wi-Fi and broadband routers, xDSL infrastructure equipment, cellular base stations and digital TV receivers. For more information: www.wilan.com.

CONTACT: Companies interested in obtaining more
         information, or Press/Media Contact:
         Grant Moss
         Phone: 770-883-2933
         Email: grant@adaptipventures.com

Adapt IP Ventures Logo


© GlobeNewswire 2014
React to this article
Latest news
Date Title
01:00p GOLDMAN SACHS : Rein in Wall Street to lift up middle class
01:00p FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSCTN FNNI ME : FHFA Proposes Minimum Financial Requirements for GSE Servicers, Sellers
01:00p SHAE SHAC : Shake Shack shares more than double in stock market debut
12:48p CONTAINER TERMINAL SERVICE : ICTSI's Portland unit affected by work stoppages
12:48pDJBrazil Graft Case Sets Back Economy
12:29p STARWOOD HOTELS & RESORTS WORLDWIDE : IIB and Starwood Hotels & Resorts signs deal
12:25p Greece's Eurobank to name new CEO, chairman - source
12:24p DANA GAS PJS : daily production in 2014 was 40,000 barrels of oil
12:24p GLOBAL TELECOM SAE : VimpelCom sell Djezzy for $2.6bn
12:22p ERIC SCHMIDT : Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Google Chairman Eric Schmidt - Event
Latest news
Advertisement
Hot News 
BANCO ESPIRITO SANTO : Drought woes spread to another Brazilian state
BERKELEY MINERAL RESOURCES : Obsidian IR
Gulf Resources Announced Finding of Natural Gas Resources Under Its Bromine Well in Sichuan Area
RAMBLER METALS & MINING : Implements Revised Plan at the Ming Copper-Gold Mine
UNISYS : posts 4Q profit
Most Read News
01/31 U.S. regulators recall 2.1 million vehicles in new air bag issue
04:36a PANASONIC : battle through pain barrier to claim Top League crown (Rugby)
11:40a Obama plans 19 percent tax on U.S. companies' foreign earnings
01/31 Lafarge SA, Holcim near deal to sell $7 billion in assets to CRH - WSJ
01:19a GM and China’s SAIC to push into Indonesia with no-frills vans
Most recommended articles
12:48pDJBrazil Graft Case Sets Back Economy
12:25p Greece's Eurobank to name new CEO, chairman - source
12:06pDJFORD MOTOR : to Cut Vehicle Prices in Russia
11:40a Obama plans 19 percent tax on U.S. companies' foreign earnings
11:38aDJCRH Confirms EUR6.5 Billion Deal to Buy Holcim, Lafarge Assets -- Update
Dynamic quotes  
ON
| OFF