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
<1m ago BRAMMER : Senior Manager Buys Shares (DIRECTOR DEALINGS)
<1m ago ARCAM : Order for an EBM system from Japanese industry
1m ago ACCIONA : to build Sydney Light Rail Project in Australia, valued at a$2.1 billion
1m ago SEBI SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE BOARD OF INDIA : PR - Order in the matter of M/s. MVL Limited
1m ago RESEARCH AND MARKETS : Dried Vegetables and Mushrooms Market in Italy: Business Report 2014
1m ago NAVIOS MARITIME : Announces Senior Leadership Changes
2m ago Russia to bail out Trust Bank with up to $530 million
2m ago MAGNUM HUNTER RESOURCES : Other Events (form 8-K)
2m ago Co-founder of India's SpiceJet seeks time to finalize rescue
4m ago AVON PRODUCTS : Where Opportunity is Found -- Research Report on Archer Daniels Midland, Armstrong, Arrow Electronics, Avnet and Avon
Latest news
Advertisement
Hot News 
PETARDS : Wins GBP1 Million Equipment Deal With Ministry Of Defence
ACTION HOTELS : Finishes Two Hotels In Bahrain, UAE With Third Coming
SOITEC : updates its 2015 and 2016 financial guidance
FINISH LINE : Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Results
MEDTECH : Tsunami MedTech Assigned Patent
Most Read News
1d ago GOODMAN : GMG distribution for the six months ending 31 December 2014
1d agoDJBANK OF EAST ASIA : Thomas Kwok Conviction Won't Impact Company
1d ago SONY : Kevin Hart to host 'Saturday Night Live' Jan. 17
1d ago SMARTAC CHINA : 22 Dec 2014Announcements and Notices - Voluntary Announcement in Respect of Signing of Wi-fi installation and Post-installation Maintenance and Operation Agreement
1d ago INDOOR SKYDIVE AUSTRALIA : ASX:IDZ) Perth Development Application Lodged
Most recommended articles
1m ago Russia to bail out Trust Bank with up to $530 million
2m ago Co-founder of India's SpiceJet seeks time to finalize rescue
5m ago Iraq says to start work on final oil deal with Kurdish region in weeks
5m agoDJOil Prices Fall After Early Gains -- 2nd Update
9m ago TESCO : FRC to investigate Tesco accounts and auditor PwC
Dynamic quotes  
ON
| OFF