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Power Optimized LED (2023)

The opportunity comprised one (1) family with seven (7) granted US patents related to controlling power dissipation in a string series of LED lights.

Voluntary Licenses 2023-01 (2023)

The opportunity comprised certain patents owned by a US company licensed to three (3) implementers.

4G/5G SEP-2022-03 (2022)

The opportunity comprised patent assets covering 4G/5G wireless standards. The seller was an Asian company, the buyer a US entity.

Voluntary License 2022-03 (2022)

The opportunity comprised certain patents owned by a US company licensed to one (1) implementer.

Voluntary Licenses 2022-02 (2022)

The opportunity related to patents owned by a US company licensed to various implementers.

Innovative Sound Systems (2022)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with three (3) granted patent assets related products that support multichannel drive signals, such as multi-channel amplifiers and speakers. The seller was a European company, the buyer a US entity.

UAV Image Sensor (2022)

The opportunity comprised two (2) families with four (4) granted patent assets related to the use of image sensors for UAVs. The seller was a European company, the buyer a US entity.

4G/5G SEP-2022-02 (2022)

The opportunity comprised twenty four (24) patent assets covering 4G and 5G standards. The seller was a US firm, the buyer a Chinese company.

NB-IoT LTE SEP-2022-01 (2022)

The opportunity comprising three (3) families with eleven (11) patent assets covering NB-IoT LTE SEPs. The seller was a Chinese company, the buyer a European firm.

Voluntary Licenses 2022-01 (2022)

The opportunity comprised certain video-related patents licensed to two (2) implementers.

Time-limited Advertising (2022)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with three (3) patent assets protecting systems and methods for the time-limited display of ads during the content loading phase in applications and websites. The buyer and seller were US companies.

User Ratings / Platform Access (2022)

The portfolio comprised three (3) extensively cited granted US patents relevant to online platforms that verify identity, rate users, monitor their activity, and then, based on rating-changing behavior, calibrate the availability of services on a real-time basis, examples of which may include de-ranking or shadow banning. The buyer and seller were US companies.

Phone systems / Call Centers (2022)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with ten (10) granted assets disclosing a communication apparatus and method providing information pertaining to the cause of a missed calls. The seller was a European firm, the buyer a US company.

Litigation Financing (2022)

The opportunity comprised broadly infringed technology patents owned by a US company.

Temperature Logging Smart Sensor (2021)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with one (1) granted US patent protecting a device and method for receiving and storing temperature data using a self-activating energy-harvesting sensor capable of receiving and storing such temperature data in non-volatile memory. The buyer and seller were US companies.

Machine Vision (2021)

The opportunity comprised five (5) patent families with fourteen (14) patent assets related to machine vision technologies. The seller was a European company, the buyer a US entity.

Enforcement Transaction (2021)

The opportunity comprised infringed technology patents.

Connected Wearables / Smart Watches (2021)

The opportunity comprised two (2) patent families with three (3) patent assets formerly related to connected wearables. The claims in the key patent protect a methods for intelligently switching between personal devices for network connections as used in connected watches and other devices. The buyer and seller were US companies.

Wireless Communications & Localization (2021)

The opportunity comprised a five (5) family and forty (40) assets related to Wireless Communications & Localization covering 3GPP specifications for Public Warning Systems, and Proximity Services-enabled Public Safety User Equipment. The seller was a European firm, the buyer was a US company.

Streaming Media DVRs & Video Codecs (2021)

The opportunity comprised eleven (11) patent families with twelve (12) granted patents related to online video, including assets covering streaming media DVRs and h.264. The seller was an Asian company, the buyer was a US firm.

LAN Interface (2020)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with one (1) granted US patent related to Energy Efficient Ethernet (802.3az – 2010) controllers, switches and transceivers. The seller was an Asian company, the buyer was a US firm.

Lithium-ion Battery Portfolio Acquisition (2019)

RZV served as buy-side broker in a patent transaction related to involving lithium-ion battery patents. The buyer was a US firm, the seller a Japanese company.

Memory Patent Portfolio Acquisition (2019)

The opportunity comprised memory patents. The seller was a European firm, the buyer was an Asian company.

Mobile Communications Patent Pool Transaction (2019)

RZV facilitated a long-term collaborative agreement involving a China-based SEP portfolio owner and a patent pool administrator.

MPEG-HECV SEP Portfolio 4 (2019)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with six (6) patent assets, including four (4) granted HEVC patents. The seller was a European firm, the buyer was a Chinese company.

Memory Patent Portfolio Acquisition (2018)

The opportunity comprised memory patents. The seller was a US firm, the buyer was an Asian company.

Image Sensor Modules (2018)

The opportunity comprised four (4) patent families with five (5) issued patent assets formerly owned by a Taiwan-based technology company related to image sensor modules. The buyer was a US company.

Vehicle Guidance 2 (2018)

This opportunity comprised patent assets related to vehicle navigation.

CDVS SEP (2018)

The opportunity comprised two (2) patent families with twenty-one (21) patent assets related the MPEG CDVS standard (ISO/IEC 15938-13). The seller was a European firm, the buyer a Chinese company.

LED Lighting Portfolio (2018)

The opportunity comprised several hundred patent families covering various segments in LED lighting owned by a US company.

Radar & Lidar IP Acquisition (2018)

The opportunity comprised LIDAR patents. The seller was a European firm, the buyer a Chinese company.

MPEG-HECV SEP Portfolio (2017)

The opportunity comprised two (2) patent families with sixteen (16) patent assets considered essential the HEVC. The seller was a European company, the buyer a US firm.

MPEG-DASH Patent Assets (2017)

This offering comprised two (2) patent families and seven (7) patent assets related to MPEG-DASH. The seller was a Korean company, the buyer a US firm.

IP-secured Financing (2017)

RZV advised a US-based FPGA company on intellectual property as it relates to an eight-figure financing transaction from a leading IP Finance company.

Data Input Method (2016)

This offering comprised one patent family consisting of ten (10) patent assets related to a character data input method on devices. The seller was an Asian company, the buyer a US firm.

Image-based Authentication (2016)

This offering comprised one patent family including two (2) issued US patents formerly related to image or symbol-based authentication for users accessing computing devices. The seller was a UK company, the buyer a US firm.

Online Sales Syndication (2016)

This offering comprised a one (1) patent family disclosing a system and a method enabling online research, publication, promotion, and management of user goods. The buyer and seller were US companies.

Self-Supporting CPV System (2016)

This offering related to patents protecting self-supporting concentrated photovoltaic systems. The seller was a European company, the buyer a US firm.

Digital Audio Encoding (2016)

This offering related to methods and systems related to the capture, encoding and transferring of audio signals. This offering comprised twenty-two (22) assets in four (4) patent families. The seller was a European firm, the buyer a US company.

Optical Networking (2016)

This offering related to Optical Networking and media conversion. The seller was a European firm, the buyer was a US company.

Vehicle Guidance

This offering related to a system for guiding vehicles. The buyer and seller were European entities.

Audio Search

This patent offering related to speech recognition interfaces for search engines. The buyer and seller were US companies.

Wireless Communications

This patent offering related to antennas as well as methods for reducing network congestion. The buyer and seller were US companies.