The proposed acquisition of Unwired Planet, which is due to close later this month or in early July, is set to make the acquirer, Optis UP and its affiliated business PanOptis Patent Management, far more familiar names on the NPE scene. Although it was formed in 2009 by Texan lawyer Leslie Ware and has just under 50 employees, PanOptis has thus far enjoyed a relatively low profile in the wider monetisation market.

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