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Small Chinese vendors in new NPE’s crosshairs

Patent previously linked to prolific litigator Brian Yates is deployed against four Alibaba.com traders from China

06 March 2020

IP market news highlights

A rundown of some of the top news stories on the IAM platform in December, January and February.

04 March 2020

Patent transactions in Q4 2019

Featured in Secondary Market Activity

Transaction activity drops in fourth quarter; IBM, Fortress, Acacia and AT&T all feature among top dealmakers; industrials the busiest sector, software fails to regain top spot

02 March 2020

India Inc's increasing exposure to the licensing world poses big challenges

Reliance Industries, Wipro and other tech players discussed the barriers to getting an out-licensing programme up and running at IPBC India in Bengaluru

27 February 2020

RPX secures licence to former Yahoo! patents from Excalibur

Tumbling value ascribed to the close to 3,000 assets by parent company Altaba may have been key to getting the deal over the line

26 February 2020

Taiwan Semiconductor bolsters portfolio in AMD, RPX deals

The chipmaker picked up over 100 US patents in transactions executed last year, assignments show

25 February 2020

After IBM selloff more former Big Blue assets end up in litigation

NPE targets Uber in new infringement suit in West Texas; follows case against Chinese drone leader earlier this month

20 February 2020

Tell us what you think of the latest developments in the global IP market

IAM's annual IP benchmarking survey opens today

18 February 2020

“Aggregate licensees, don’t do other stuff” - why it’s Dan McCurdy’s RPX now

With the sale of e-discovery business, Microsoft back on board and a drop in patent sales, defensive operator’s CEO has put his stamp on the business

10 February 2020

John Amster on why his new IP business could be a lot bigger than RPX

Rowan offers range of patent-based services, but work the firm did with Cisco suggests that its approach to fighting counterfeiting might drive the biggest growth

28 January 2020

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