The purchasing company is a consortium of 12 led by patent-holding company Intellectual Ventures and thepatent risk advisory firm RPX Corporation.
There are some notable names in the consortium, which are listed below:
Research In Motion Limited
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Amazon Fulfillment Services, Inc.
Each of the company's will license the patents equally, which should help avoid patent litigation into the future.
Written by: Andre Yoskowitz @ 20 Dec 2012 0:41