Intellectual Ventures files complaint with U.S. ITC against Toyota, BMW, Honda and otheras

Intellectual Ventures, the patent licensing company run by Nathan Myhrvold and Edward Jung, filed a patent infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission seeking an investigation of the trade practices of a number of automobile industry companies. The ITC complaint filed March 21, names Toyota Motors, BMW, Honda Motors, Aisin Seiki, Denso, Mitsuba and [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|headlines, litigation, Patent Investing, US ITC|0 Comments

Spherix touts its third IP consulting client’s prospects in the $107 billion E-Learning sector

Spherix Inc. (SPEX), the patent monetization company that turned over its enforcement activities to Dean Becker’s Equitable IP Holdings Corp. last year, said it signed up a third new client for its IP consulting services. Bethesda, Maryland-based Spherix touted the relationship with privately-held Numedeon Inc. and its Virtual Worlds IP Inc. (VWIP) unit as a [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|consulting, headlines, Patent Investing|0 Comments

DSS partners with Sun Chemicals to sell anti-counterfeiting products, reduce reliance on rebooted IP business

Document Security Systems Inc. (DSS), the anti-counterfeiting technology and licensing company, said it entered into a partnership with Sun Chemicals Corp., the producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials, to cross market and sell each other’s anti-counterfeiting products. Rochester, New York-based DSS spent about $1 million [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|headlines, Patent Investing, Product|0 Comments