Monthly Archives: April 2013

April 30, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Vringo: Not Going Anywhere Fast (Chris Grunewald / seekingalpha.com)

InterDigital (IDCC) Already Paid the Penalty for Last Quarter’s EPS Shortfall (James E. Brumley / smallcapnetwork.com)

What Is Apple’s Fight against the VirnetX Patent Ruling Really About? (Sean Kalinich /  decryptedtech.com)

Time for Patent Reform: Key Lawmakers Take Aim at Trolls ( JULIE SAMUELS /eff.org)

Acacia Subsidiary Enters Into License And Settlement Agreement (acaciatechnologies.com)

New “Patent Troll Insurance” Costly, May Invite Lawsuits (generalpatent.com)

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April 29, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Acacia Research Corp (NASDAQ:ACTG) Investor Alert: Investigation over Possible Violations of Securities Laws (sbwire.com)

Acacia Research enters into license agreement with West Coast Internet (finance.yahoo.com)

InterDigital Slips To Loss (rttnews.com)

InterDigital’s CEO Discusses Q1 2013 Results – Earnings Call Transcript (seekingalpha.com)

Acacia Research Corporation Announces Adoption of Cash Dividend Policy of $0.50 per Share Annual Dividend, Payment of Initial (bloomberg.com)

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April 26, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

FTC’s Wright: Back off ‘patent trolls’  (William McConnell / thedeal.com)

TAP Scholars Discuss Patent Assertion Entities (techpolicy.com)

InterDigital Announces First Quarter 2013 Financial Results (marketwatch.com)

InterDigital Earnings: Here’s Why the Stock is Down Now (

Microsoft signs Android patent licensing deal with ZTE 

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April 25, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Acacia Subsidiary Enters into License Agreement with Hy-Vee (marketwatch.com)

Acacia Research: A Conservative Investor’s Choice For Investing In Intellectual Property (seekingalpha.com)

Acacia Research Corporation Announces Adoption of Cash Dividend Policy of $0.50 per Share Annual Dividend, Payment of Initial Quarterly Dividend and Extension of $100 Million Share Repurchase Plan (online.wsj.com)

Acacia Subsidiary Enters into License and Settlement Agreement with iSelect Internet, Inc. (marketwatch.com)

Non-Practicing Entities in IP: The Auctioning of Covenants Not to Sue, and Other Issues in IP Holding Companies (its.law.nyu.edu)

Big Profits In Intellectual Property, But Beware Of Risks (Glen Woods / seekingalpha.com)

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April 24, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Privateering: Should Companies Embrace the Patent Troll System?(Tom Matikainen / ipbrief.net)

Acacia Research’s Earnings Were Terrible – And Why You Should Be Buying Now (Dustin Moore/seekingalpha.com)

CEA Backing SHIELD Act To Stop ‘Patent Trolls’(Steve Smith / twice.com)

Is InterDigital’s Stock Destined for Greatness? (Alex Planes / fool.com)

Patent Trolls Under Fire (Karla Lant /blog.upcounsel.com)

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April 23, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Microsoft Brings Out the Trolls to Fight Android Dominance (MIKE WHEATLEY / siliconangle.com)

Acacia Research signs license agreement with Other World Computing (finance.yahoo.com)

Acacia Research Reports First Quarter Financial Results (finance.yahoo.com)

Why Acacia Research Shares Dropped (Travis Hoium / fool.com)

Acacia’s CEO Discusses Q1 2013 Results – Earnings Call Transcript (seekingalpha.com)

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April 22, 2013 Non-Practicing Entity Newsclips

Samsung Accused Of Paying Trolls To Attack Apple, Others (Marie Cabural /valuewalk.com)

INSURANCE AGENCIES OFFERING PATENT TROLL INSURANCE (NEAL UNGERLEIDER / fastcompany.com)

Application Developers Alliance Applauds Hearing on Patent Troll Abuse at ITC (appdevelopersalliance.org)

Microsoft patent arsenal proving its worth in fight against Android (v3.co.uk)

Rackspace vs. The Patent Troll (Nathaniel Givens /difficultrun.nathanielgivens.com)

When dealing with patents, watch out for trolls (CRAIG SHEARMAN /nrf.com)

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