ParkerVision says German action against LG may be resolved before ITC action against Qualcomm, Apple and LG

ParkerVision Inc. (PRKR), the patent licensing company run by CEO Jeffrey Parker, said its hearing at the International Trade Commission against Qualcomm Inc., Apple Inc., and LG Electronics has been rescheduled to begin March 13, 2017. Jacksonville, Florida-based ParkerVision said the hearing, which previously had been scheduled for August of 2016, was delayed by the [...]

By | September 21st, 2016|Europe, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Marathon sees enforcement opportunities in Asia, Europe and U.S. from acquisition of CPT IP energy storage patents

Marathon Patent Group Inc. (MARA), the patent licensing company that hired IP Navigation Group owner and founder Erich Spangenberg to head its enforcement efforts in Asia and Europe, said its wholly owned subsidiary Traverse Technologies has acquired a portfolio of approximately 40 worldwide patents from privately held CPT IP Holdings LLC. Los Angeles-based Marathon didn’t disclose [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|China, Europe, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Uniloc, Clean Energy Management and Alex Is The Best are among private NPEs still focused on U.S.

Privately-held non-practicing entities including Uniloc USA Inc., Clean Energy Management Solutions LLC and Alex Is The Best LLC (AITB), continue to aggressively file enforcement actions in the U.S. at a time when many of their publicly traded counterparts have opted to pursue enforcement actions in foreign jurisdictions including Europe and in the near future China. [...]

By | September 9th, 2016|Europe, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Regional Court in Munich tells ParkerVision and LG it is predisposed to a finding of infringement

ParkerVision Inc. (PRKR), the patent licensing company run by CEO Jeffrey Parker, said a Regional Court in Munich, Germany, overseeing its infringement action against the German unit of LG Electronics, indicated it was leaning toward a finding of infringement in a preliminary ruling. Jacksonville, Florida-based ParkerVision filed an infringement complaint in June 2016 against LG [...]

By | September 9th, 2016|Europe, Patent Investing|0 Comments