Every year, we carefully track the brokered patent packages for sale on the open market and provide insights into the comprehensive state of the market and how it is changing. 2014 has seen prices drop and the deal flow slow down but what does it mean for the future of the market? We present highlights from our annual report.
Given the myriad of ways companies use to monetize their intellectual property how can you decide which approach you should take? ROL Group delves into this question by looking at the different types of monetization strategies available, and substantiates the monetization plan using real-world case studies.
“Patent Monetization.” Richardson. USC IP Institute (April 2014), available here.
Curious as to what is selling within the patent market? We have created a snapshot of the 2013 patent brokerage market by analyzing the deals we’ve seen throughout the industry in the past four years. What types of patent portfolios that are more likely to sell may surprise you.
“Patent Brokerage Market Snapshot.” Oliver. Computer Patent Law Summit AIPLA (August 2013), available here.
How can you be confident that your patent business model is effective? We use real-world business scenarios to show how to better license intellectual property. We also explore what factors affect the success of patent monetization, and when to expect a positive return.