Dominion Harbor’s MPV enforces five Kodak patents against GE Healthcare

Monument Peak Ventures, a unit of Dominion Harbor Group, the patent licensing firm run by CEOP David Pridham, filed a patent infringement action involving five patents it acquired from Kodak against GE Healthcare. The actions was filed in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, California, on Monday June 4. The complaint filed by MPV alleges [...]

By | June 5th, 2018|litigation, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Quarterhill’s WiLAN acquires security surveillance patents from Panasonic

Wi-LAN Inc., the patent licensing unit of Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH), said its  wholly-owned subsidiary, Security Video Camera Systems Inc., has acquired a portfolio of patents from Panasonic Corp. for terms that weren't disclosed. Ottawa, Ontario-based WiLAN said the acquisition was made under its partnership program which involves no upfront cash payment and features the sharing [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|Patent Investing, Patent sale|0 Comments

(Update1) ISS joins proxy advisor Glass Lewis in calling for ouster of Acacia’s Graziadio and Walsh

Institutional Shareholder Services, the proxy advisory firm, said it recommends that shareholders of Acacia Research Corp. (ACTG) replace its Executive Chairman G. Louis Graziadio III and director Frank Walsh by voting instead for Al Tobia Jr., the managing member of Sidus Investment Management, and hedge fund manager Clifford Press. New York-based ISS went even farther [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|Patent Investing|0 Comments