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Raptor acquires exclusive rights to intellectual property from McGill University

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Raptor Pharmaceutical has signed a licensing contract with McGill University for intellectual property related to cysteamine and related compounds in the potential treatment of parasitic diseases, including malaria. The McGill patent covers the use of cysteamine and related compounds in the possible treatment of malaria in combination with artemisinin. Raptor chief medical officer Patrice Rioux […]

MEGA Brands and Activision announce worldwide licensing partnership

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MONTREAL, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — MEGA BLOKS Toys Based on SKYLANDERS GiantsTM Coming This Fall MEGA Brands Inc.  and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc., announced today that they have entered into a multi-year, global licensing partnership to develop MEGA BLOKS & MEGA PUZZLES toys and puzzles […]

Global Technology Transfer Group (GTT Group) Announces the Availability of the Interactive Television Patent and Technology Acquisition Opportunity

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Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) has announced the availability of the Interactive Television Patent and Technology Acquisition Opportunity, which is related to interactive advertising and tracking viewer responses. The Interactive Television patent portfolio describes methods, systems, and devices for providing interactive TV advertisements and programming content. The portfolio consists of 2 issued patents […]

Watson settles Lidoderm patent litigation with Endo Pharma & Teikoku Seiyaku Co

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Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an integrated global specialty pharmaceutical company has announced that its subsidiary, Watson Laboratories, Inc., has entered into an agreement with Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Teikoku Seiyaku Co., Ltd to settle all outstanding patent litigation related to Watson’s generic version of Lidoderm. The agreement allows Watson to launch its lidocaine topical patch 5% […]

Sunovion Settles Patent Dispute With Mylan Over Brovana

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Mylan Inc. settled a patent dispute with Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. over the bronchitis and emphysema drug Brovana less than a week before a trial was set to begin. Sunovion, based in Marlborough, Massachusetts, acknowledged that Brovana infringed two patents owned by Mylan, according to an order filed today by U.S. District Judge John Koeltl in […]

Ford Motor Company Purchases MMP Portfolio™ License

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CARLSBAD, Calif., May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Patriot Scientific Corporation (OTCBB: PTSC) today announced that Ford Motor Company has purchased an MMP™ Portfolio license. Ford joins General Electric, Caterpillar, Robert Bosch GmbH, Sony, Nokia, HP and dozens of other global market leaders in purchasing an MMP license. About Patriot Scientific Corporation Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, […]

Plant Bioscience grants Alnylam world-wide license to Baulcombe patent

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Leading RNAi therapeutics company, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Plant Bioscience Limited (PBL), a technology development and intellectual property (IP) management company, have entered into a licensing agreement. PBL has granted Alnylam a world-wide, non-exclusive license to the Baulcombe patent (US Patent No. 8,097,710) for use in the field of human therapeutics. Financial terms were not […]

Wonderfully simply Who is suing Whom in Tech IP infographic

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An infographic showing who is suing whom and who is selling patents to whom shows that patents are indeed a source of much friction and the only likely winners are the lawyers. When the jury in the Oracle v Google trial determined last week that Google hadn’t infringed Oracle’s patents, it seemed like a triumph […]

U.S. Chamber Releases Comprehensive Study on the Importance of Intellectual Property in all 50 States

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U.S. Chamber Releases Comprehensive Study on the Importance of Intellectual Property in all 50 States Global Intellectual Property Center Releases State Fact Sheets WASHINGTON, DC—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC) today released a comprehensive study on the importance of intellectual property (IP) and innovation in America.  GIPC’s State Fact Sheets provide […]

SimpleAir settles patent disputes with Apple and other Tech firms

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Apple and a number of other technology companies have settled with licensing company SimpleAir, bringing a close to a two and a half year old patent infringement complaint. In a release today, SimpleAir said it had settled with Apple, and entered into a confidential agreement to license its patents, which relate to mobile notifications. Apple […]

Top 125 Global Licensors Account for Billions in Retail Sales

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LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — License! Global ( www.licensemag.com ) today announced its annual Top 125 Global Licensors list, which ranks the world’s largest owners of intellectual property by annual retail sales. Companies on the list accounted for more than $192 billion in retail sales of licensed products, worldwide, in 2011. […]

VOIP-Pal.com acquires VoIP patents from Digifonica Limited Gibraltar

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Voip-Pal.Com is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Digifonica Limited Gibraltar (“Digifonica Gibraltar”), owners of a vast and varied VoIP patent portfolio containing revolutionary proprietary digital voice technologies. Digifonica Gibraltar is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Voip-Pal.Com. The acquisition immediately advances Voip-Pal.Com as a technical leader in the VoIP services […]

VoiceInterop Announces License Agreement With Collabria LLC

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BOCA RATON, FL, May 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Boca Raton, FL-based technology company Cleartronic, Inc., announced today that VoiceInterop, a wholly owned subsidiary, has entered into a License Agreement for its AudioMate360 product line with Collabria LLC, a communications software company based in Tampa, Florida. “With more and more companies recommending and using […]

Islet Licenses Yale IP to Identify Beta Cell Death Before Diabetes Manifests

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Islet Sciences negotiated an exclusive license to a diagnostic technology developed at Yale University that it says can identify beta cell death and help diagnose diabetes well before clinical symptoms present. The IP is based on the detection of circulating hypomethylated B cell-derived DNA, as a biomarker of B cell destruction. Islet Sciences is focused […]

Samsung Electronics Purchases CORE Flash(TM) Portfolio License

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CUPERTINO, Calif., May 09, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Alliacense today announced that Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has purchased a license for its CORE Flash(TM) Portfolio Licensing Program. The agreement resolves the ITC Investigation and District Court lawsuit recently filed against the Korean electronics giant. Samsung joins a rapidly growing list of CORE Flash Portfolio licensees, […]