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Tesaro and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Announce License Agreement

July 31, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  WALTHAM, Mass., July 30, 2015 — TESARO, Inc., an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company, and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Co., Ltd., a fully integrated pharmaceutical company based in China, today announced an exclusive license agreement for the development, registration, manufacture, and commercialization of rolapitant in China. Hengrui will make upfront and milestone payments to TESARO subject to the achievement of certain events, in addition to royalty payments on annual net sales in China. Additional financial details were not disclosed. “TESARO is committed to advancing... [Read the full story]

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Tesaro and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Announce License Agreement

July 31, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  WALTHAM, Mass., July 30, 2015 — TESARO, Inc., an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company, and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Co., Ltd., a fully integrated pharmaceutical company based in China, today announced an exclusive license agreement for the development, registration, manufacture, and commercialization of rolapitant in China. Hengrui will make upfront and milestone payments to TESARO subject to the achievement of certain events, in addition to royalty payments on annual net sales in China. Additional financial details were not disclosed. “TESARO is committed to advancing... [Read the full story]

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Semafone and Eckoh agree to settlement

March 19, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  Guildford, Surrey, 19th March 2015 – Eckoh plc and Semafone® have agreed to a confidential settlement of their dispute over alleged infringement and invalidity of Semafone’s UK Patent (No. GB 2,473,376), to the mutual benefit of both parties.  Under the settlement, Semafone has granted a worldwide licence to their granted patents, trademarks and patent applications covering certain dual tone multi-frequency (“DTMF”) masking methods of taking secure payments over the phone, for the benefit of Eckoh, its customers and suppliers. In consideration of the licence, Eckoh... [Read the full story]

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IDIBELL licenses to Oxford Immunotec

July 31, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  The Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) has licensed to the company Oxford Immunotec, a technology to measure the secretion of anti-HLA antibodies from memory B cells to improve the efficiency of kidney transplants and prevent rejection of graft. Oxford Immunotec is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative tests in the field of immunology enabling better patient care and improve their quality of life. The licensed technology was developed by the team of Oriol Bestard, nephrology research group IDIBELL and kidney transplantation,... [Read the full story]

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University of Minnesota Grants Calyxt an Exclusive License

July 29, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  NEW BRIGHTON, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calyxt, Inc., a Minnesota-based company focusing on developing healthier food products, today announced that it has signed an exclusive license agreement with the University of Minnesota that grants Cellectis the worldwide rights to use the technology covered by the patent rights of the family PCT/US2013/046495 entitled “Gene Targeting Using Replicating DNA Molecules”. In combination with nuclease technologies, this delivery method, which is based on a group of DNA viruses known as geminiviruses, enables efficient targeted modification... [Read the full story]

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IP Industry: we start here

March 8, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

In 2007, we set out to change the world of intellectual property, and how innovation and ideas were exchanged among IP owners and those that desired IP. We knew there were significant headwinds with an entrenched, decades-old ecosystem of long held beliefs about the “way things ought to be done” and who were we to come along and try to change things. None of this did anything to deter us; it drove us even harder. Not to gloat or brag, but many of the world’s LARGEST IP Owners and Transactors are now our customers- more on that in later posts.  They see the same future. IP Attorneys said... [Read the full story]

Deals

Tesaro and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Announce License Agreement

  WALTHAM, Mass., July 30, 2015 — TESARO, Inc., an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company, and Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine Co., Ltd., a fully integrated pharmaceutical company based in China, today announced an exclusive license agreement for the development, registration, manufacture, and commercialization of rolapitant in China. Hengrui... Read more of this article


Qualcomm, BRUSA enter wireless car charging accord

  Qualcomm Inc. (Nasdaq: QCOM) and BRUSA Elektronik AG announced Wednesday they have entered into a wireless electric vehicle charging (WEVC) patent license agreement. BRUSA, an automotive Tier 1 power electronics supplier, has licensed Qualcomm Halo patented inventions to commercialize WEVC systems for plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles (EVs).... Read more of this article


IDIBELL licenses to Oxford Immunotec

  The Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) has licensed to the company Oxford Immunotec, a technology to measure the secretion of anti-HLA antibodies from memory B cells to improve the efficiency of kidney transplants and prevent rejection of graft. Oxford Immunotec is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization... Read more of this article


Ligand Enters into License Agreement with Sanofi

SAN DIEGO, Jul 30, 2015 — Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated LGND, +0.45% announces it has entered into a global license and supply agreement with Sanofi to utilize Captisol in the development and commercialization of SAR-125844, a potent MET kinase inhibitor. Under the terms of the license, Ligand will be eligible to receive potential... Read more of this article


Image Scan Secures Licence Deal

  LONDON (Alliance News) – Image Scan Holdings PLC on Wednesday said it has secured a grant from the UK government’s Innovate UK body and said it has secured a technology licence deal with IBEX Innovations Ltd. Image Scan said the grant from Innovate UK is for GBP104,000 and will be used to back the development of a prototype Precision... Read more of this article


Propell Technologies Announces JV With Technovita

  HOUSTON, TX, Jul 29, 2015 Propell Technologies Group, Inc. (otcqb:PROP) (the “Company”), the U.S. provider of a plasma pulse based enhanced oil recovery technology, today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Novas Energy (USA), Inc., has entered into an agreement with Technovita Technologies USA, Inc. (“Technovita”)... Read more of this article


Buckle Reaches License Agreement with RevoLaze

  The settlement and license agreement comes in response to a patent infringement lawsuit filed with the International Trade Commission August 18, 2014 and Cleveland U.S. District Court on August 15, 2014. Buckle now has a non-exclusive, world-wide license to use all of RevoLaze’s laser abrasion technology patents for denim garments. In an issued... Read more of this article


University of Minnesota Grants Calyxt an Exclusive License

  NEW BRIGHTON, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calyxt, Inc., a Minnesota-based company focusing on developing healthier food products, today announced that it has signed an exclusive license agreement with the University of Minnesota that grants Cellectis the worldwide rights to use the technology covered by the patent rights of the family PCT/US2013/046495... Read more of this article


Qualcomm and BRUSA Sign License Agreement

  SAN DIEGO, July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) and BRUSA Elektronik AG today announced that they have entered into a Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) patent license agreement. BRUSA, an automotive Tier 1 power electronics supplier, has licensed Qualcomm HaloTM patented inventions to commercialize... Read more of this article


Rovi Extends Patent License Agreement to Funai

  SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jul 29, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Rovi Corporation ROVI, -0.08% today announced that Rovi has renewed its discovery patent portfolio license agreement with Funai Electric Co. Ltd., covering Japan and Europe. The cross-regional licenses enable Funai to use Rovi’s patent portfolio for high-quality digital consumer electronics,... Read more of this article


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Semafone and Eckoh agree to settlement

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