Tuesday, December 17, 2013

12/17/2013 PIPCO Pre-Market News

Acacia (ACTG) announced a settlement and license agreement with Flexera Software under its Computer Software Protection LLC subsidiary.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/acacia-subsidiary-enters-settlement-license-110000485.html

 Finjan (FNJN) filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Proofpoint in Northern California:

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/finjan-holdings-subsidiary-files-patent-133000284.html

http://news.priorsmart.com/finjan-v-proofpoint-l9F9/

Single Touch Systems (SITO.OB) terminated the employment agreement with Executive Chairman.

http://yahoo.brand.edgar-online.com/displayfilinginfo.aspx?FilingID=9664191-999-5196&type=sect&TabIndex=2&companyid=92270&ppu=%252fdefault.aspx%253fcik%253d1157817

Vringo (VRNG) announced the District Court in Mannheim issued a decision in the patent infringement lawsuit against ZTE under European Patent 1186119 ('119) against ZTE.  The order issues an injunction against ZTE from offering and distributing the infringing devices.  A declaratory ruling stating ZTE must pay back damages to Vringo for past infringement since June 2006.  The ruling is subject to Appeals and validity will be handled in a separate court.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/court-germany-issues-injunction-against-115503433.html

The '119 patent validity was challenged by Qualcomm in 2005 and upheld by the EPO in 2008.  The specific documents can be found on the European Patent Register:

https://register.epo.org/application?number=EP00944091&lng=en&tab=doclist

1 comment:

  1. This seemed like great news for Vringo,but the pps takes a loss at the news ?

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