• Posts Tagged ‘WiAV’

    Security Interests and Patent Standing

    by  • May 31, 2022 • patent • 0 Comments

    Only assignees and some exclusive licensees have standing to bring a claim for patent infringement. In the category of “exclusive licensee,” there is some line drawing that goes on around the meaning of “exclusive.” Where an exclusive license is tantamount to an assignment, the exclusive licensee can sue without joining the owner. Where the...

    Read more →

    Standing for Patent Infringement Just Got a Lot Easier

    by  • January 1, 2011 • patent

    Mindspeed was the owner of seven patents and plaintiff WiAV Solutions LLC was a licensee, claiming to be exclusive. Prior to WiAV becoming a licensee, various predecessors-in-interest had granted the following licenses to third parties: Entity Potential Licensees Patents Rockwell Science Center Rockwell International and Affiliates All Conexant Subsidiaries Spin-offs Joint Development Partners  (limited...

    Read more →