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3 hrs ago | Ars Technica

For world's biggest troll, first patent case ends up in tatters

Intellectual Ventures is the world's biggest patent-licensing company and boasts of having collected tens of thousands of patents since it was founded in 2000.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Reuters

Patent fund handed damaging ruling in lawsuit against investor

Patent owner Intellectual Ventures cannot present key damages evidence in a lawsuit against chipmaker Xilinx, a U.S. judge has ruled, which could force an end to the bitter case between IV and one of its investors shortly before trial.

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Related Topix: Xilinx, Startups

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Reuters

U.S. judge dismisses Intellectual Ventures patent suit versus Capital One

A U.S. judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by patent owner Intellectual Ventures against Capital One Financial Corp, finding that two of IV's patents are invalid.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Capital One Financial

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

A cup of coffee flour may hit the spot for Seattle startup

In Seattle's latest and perhaps most original contribution to the worship of java, a local startup is trying to make a new culinary staple out of coffee flour.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Restaurant Management, Starbucks, Bellevue, WA

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Microsoft, Sony bankroll patent buyer

Patent buyer Intellectual Ventures has persuaded Microsoft and Sony to invest in its latest acquisition fund while Apple and Intel, which invested with IV previously, declined to participate, according to people briefed on the fundraising.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Inventions, Science / Technology

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Reuters

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

** A buyout offer from India's billionaire Ruia family for Essar Energy Plc "materially undervalued" the company and its prospects, an independent committee set up to examine the offer said for a third time.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Accounting, H and R Block

West Australian

Exclusive: Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer

Patent buyer Intellectual Ventures has persuaded Microsoft and Sony to invest in its latest acquisition fund while Apple and Intel, which invested with IV previously, declined to participate, according to people briefed on the fundraising.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Inventions, Science / Technology

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Free Republic

Bill Gates-Backed TerraPower And Toshiba Are Talking

TerraPower, a company that develops reactors powered by depleted uranium, is in talks with Toshiba in view of developing a small nuclear reactor.

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Related Topix: Bill Gates, Nuclear Energy, Microsoft, Startups

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Seattle Times

A cup of coffee flour may hit the spot for Seattle startup

In Seattle's latest and perhaps most original contribution to the worship of java, a local startup is trying to make a new culinary staple out of coffee flour.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Restaurant Management, Starbucks, Fruits

Business Journal

Intellectual Ventures invests in coffee flour company

The Bellevue company said it's formed CF Global Holdings Inc. with Coffee Flour's inventor, Dan Belliveau , who invented the process of converting coffee cherry pulp into gluten-free flour.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Reuters

Intellectual Ventures defeats challenge to its patent business

Intellectual Ventures can seek hundreds of millions of dollars in damages on a patent it bought for less than $1 million, a U.S. judge ruled on Monday, handing the patent acquisition firm a victory in a key attack on its business model.

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Related Topix: Clearwell Systems

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Business Journal

Is Intellectual Ventures' lab moving to this building?

Public records indicate that controversial company Intellectual Ventures has applied for a permit to relocate some operations to this 1981 building along Interstate 90 in Bellevue.

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Related Topix: Bellevue, WA, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Charitable Organizations

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