“When Do Operating Companies Sell Their Patents?” Richardson et. al. IPWatchdog (August 2016)

By August 31, 2016Publication

What causes operating companies to sell their patents? Our intuition tells us that patent sales take place when the seller is in financial distress or the company is underperforming. We wanted to test whether the data aligned with our intuition.

“When Do Operating Companies Sell Their Patents?” Richardson et. al. IPWatchdog (August 2016), available here.