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NB-IoT SEP Portfolio (2022)

The opportunity comprised three (3) families with eleven (11) patent assets related NB-IoT.

Time-limited Advertising (2022)

The portfolio comprises 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.

User Ratings / Platform Access (2022)

The portfolio comprises 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.

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.

Litigation Financing (2022)

The opportunity comprised 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 formerly owned by a US company 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.

Machine Vision (2021)

The opportunity comprised five (5) patent families with fourteen (14) patent assets formerly owned by a leading European industrial company related to machine vision technologies.

Enforcement Transaction (2021)

The opportunity comprised broadly-infringed technology patents.

Connected Wearables / Smart Watches (2021)

The opportunity comprised two (2) patent families with three (3) patent assets formerly owned by a US company 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.

Wireless Communications & Localization Services (2021)

The opportunity comprised a five (5) family and forty (40) assets related to wireless communications & localization services covering 3GPP specifications for Public Warning Systems, and Proximity Services-enabled Public Safety User Equipment.

Streaming Media DVRs & Video Codecs (2021)

The opportunity comprised eleven (11) patent families with twelve (12) granted patents formerly owned by a Taiwanese technology company related to online video, including assets covering streaming media DVRs and h.264. The buyer was a US company.

LAN Interface (2020)

The opportunity comprised one (1) patent family with one (1) granted US patent formerly owned by a Taiwanese technology company related to Energy Efficient Ethernet (802.3az – 2010) controllers, switches and transceivers. The buyer was a US company.

Lithium-ion Battery Portfolio Acquisition (2019)

RZV served as buy-side broker in a patent transaction between a US-based client and a Taiwanese technology company involving lithium-ion battery patents.

Memory Patent Portfolio Acquisition (2019)

RZV served as buy-side broker in a memory patent transaction between an Asia-based semiconductor manufacturing firm and an international semiconductor company.

Mobile Communications Patent Pool Transaction (2019)

RZV facilitated a long-term collaborative agreement involving an Asia-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 acquired by an Asia-based technology company from a leading IP services firm.

Memory Patent Portfolio Acquisition (2018)

RZV served as buy-side broker in a memory patent transaction between an Asia-based semiconductor manufacturing firm and an leading IP holding company.

Image Sensor Modules (2018)

The opportunity comprised four (4) patent families with five (5) issued patent assets formerly owned by a Taiwanese 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 acquired by an Asia-based technology company from a leading IP services firm related the MPEG CDVS standard (ISO/IEC 15938-13).

LED Lighting Portfolio (2018)

The opportunity comprised several hundred patent families covering various segments in LED lighting.

Radar & Lidar IP Acquisition (2018)

RZV served as buy-side broker in a international patent portfolio transaction involving an Asia-based acquirer and a European technology company.

MPEG-HECV SEP Portfolio (2017)

This offering comprised two (2) unencumbered patent families with sixteen (16) patent assets formerly owned by a leading IP services firm and acquired by a US company considered essential the HEVC specification.

MPEG-DASH Patent Assets (2017)

This offering comprised two (2) patent families and seven (7) patent assets formerly owned by a Korean company and acquired by a US company related to MPEG-DASH.

IP-secured Financing (2017)

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

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 formerly owned by a Taiwanese company. RZV represented the buyer in the acquisition of this patent portfolio.

Image-based Authentication (2016)

This offering comprised one patent family including two (2) issued US patents formerly owned by a UK company related to image or symbol-based authentication for users accessing computing devices.

Online Sales Syndication (2016)

This offering comprised a US Patent family disclosing a system and a method enabling online research, publication, promotion, and management of user goods that was formerly owned by a US technology company.

Self-Supporting CPV System (2016)

This offering related to patents protecting self-supporting concentrated photovoltaic systems owned by a European company.

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.

Optical Networking (2016)

This offering related to Optical Networking and media conversion with issued patents in the US and Europe.

Vehicle Guidance

This offering related to a system for guiding vehicles.

Audio Search

This patent offering related to speech recognition interfaces for search engines formerly owned by a US company and sold to a leading US technology firm.

Wireless Communications

This patent offering related to antennas as well as methods for reducing network congestion formerly owned by a US technology company.