TiVo enters multi-year IP license with France’s Fnac Darty for undisclosed amount

TiVo Corp. (TIVO), the entertainment technology and licensing company run by CEO Enrique Rodriguez, said it has entered into a multi-year intellectual property license agreement covering the consumer electronics brands of the Fnac Darty Group for an undisclosed amount. The San Jose, California-based company said the new multi-region European intellectual property license enables Fnac Darty, [...]

TiVo renews multi-year patent license with TV manufacturer VIZIO for undisclosed amount

TiVo Corp. (TIVO), the entertainment technology and patent licensing company run by CEO Enrique Rodriguez, said it has renewed its patent license agreement with leading TV manufacturer VIZIO for an undisclosed amount. San Jose, California-based TiVo said the multi-year license renewal extends VIZIO's use of TiVo's patent portfolios for the company's products. "TiVo's intellectual property [...]

By | May 2nd, 2018|licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments

TiVo renews product and patent license with Mediacom Communications

TiVo Corp. (TIVO), the entertainment technology and patent licensing company run by CEO Enrique Rodriguez, said it has renewed its product and patent portfolio license agreement with Mediacom Communications, a top 10 multichannel video service provider in the U.S. The San Jose, California-based company didn't provide any details on the terms of the license. The company [...]

By | April 12th, 2018|licensing agreement, Patent Investing, Product|0 Comments

Finjan Holdings reaches $3.9M licensing settlement with Carbon Black

Finjan Holdings Inc. (FNJN), the cybersecurity licensing company run by CEO Phil Hartstein, said it reached a licensing settlement with Carbon Black Inc. for $3.9 million to be paid in three installments. East Palo Alto, California-based Finjan said Carbon Black agreed to pay Finjan $1.3 million within five business days of the April 6 effective [...]

WiLAN’s Anton Innovations reaches licensing deal with MSI Computer Corp.

Wi-LAN Inc.. the patent licensing arm of Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH) said its Anton Innovations Inc. unit has granted a license for certain patents related to multi-modal Wi-Fi technology to MSI Computer Corp. Taipei, Taiwan-based MSI is a multinational information technology corporation that designs, develops and provides computer hardware, related products and services. Quarterhill said the [...]

By | April 4th, 2018|Asia, licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments

InterDigital reaches multi-year, non-exclusive patent licensing deal with Kyocera

InterDigital Inc. (IDCC) the mobile technology and patent licensing company run by CEO Bill Merritt, said its patent licensing subsidiaries have signed a multi-year, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-bearing patent license agreement with Kyocera Corp. The Wilmington, Delaware-based company did not disclose the terms of the deal. Officials for InterDigital said they were happy to re-up with [...]

By | April 4th, 2018|licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Call center outsourcer Humach licenses patent portfolio to RPX for undisclosed amount

Humach LLC, the provider of outsourced customer contact centers to large brands, said it has licensed a portion of its extensive patent portfolio to RPX Corp. (RPXC), the patent aggregator and provider of litigation loss control services. Terms of the agreement with San Francisco-based RPX were not disclosed. Officials from RPX and Dallas-based Humach couldn’t [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments

TiVo said South Korea’s Alticast has renewed its IP license with Rovi Corp. unit

TiVo Corp. (TIVO), the entertainment technology and licensing company that is considering a possible sale, said Alticast, an end-to-end media technology provider, has renewed its intellectual property (IP) license to deliver advanced entertainment products in South Korea. The San Jose, California-based company didn't disclose how much Alticast agreed to pay as part of the renewal. [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|Korea, licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments

Immersion files two more enforcement actions against Samsung, seeking outcome similar to its $65M win against Apple

Immersion Corp. (IMMR), the haptic or touch feedback technology company run by interim CEO Carl Schlachte, said it has filed a second complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas against Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. The new suit alleges that certain Samsung touchscreen phones, including the [...]

Quarterhill’s WiLAN reaches licensing deal with Japanese imaging and electronics multinational Ricoh

Wi-LAN Inc., the patent licensing division of Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH), said its wholly-owned subsidiary, Commercial Copy Innovations Inc. has entered into a settlement and patent license agreement with Ricoh Company Ltd., the Japanese multinational imaging and electronics company. Ottawa, Ontario-based WiLAN said the license covers various printer related technology. The company said all other terms [...]

By | March 7th, 2018|Japan, licensing agreement, Patent Investing|0 Comments