Motorola agrees to acquire patent rich Canadian surveillance video firm Avigilon for $1B in cash and assumed debt

Motorola Solutions (MSI), the communications technology and licensing company run by CEO Greg Brown, said it agreed to acquire Avigilon (TSX: AVO), the patent rich Canadian advanced security surveillance and video management company, in a transaction that will enhance Motorola Solutions' portfolio of mission-critical communications technologies. Under the terms of the agreement, Motorola Solutions will [...]

By | February 2nd, 2018|Canada, Patent Investing, Product|0 Comments

UnitedCorp. sues Facebook in Canada alleging infringement of iFramed geolocation patent

United American Corp. (UAMA), the technology company that is involved in patent litigation with Snap Inc., said it filed a patent infringement action against Facebook Inc. (FB) alleging Facebook's unauthorized use of UnitedCorp’s patented iFramed geo-location based filters.

 Miami, Florida-based UnitedCorp said the suit, filed today in the Federal Court of Canada, states that Facebook [...]

By | February 1st, 2018|Canada, litigation, Patent Investing|0 Comments