NEWS    MERL participates in IPXI 802.11n joint offering

Date released: October 1, 2014

  •  NEWS    MERL participates in IPXI 802.11n joint offering
  • Date:

    October 1, 2014

  • Where:

    Intellectual Property Exchange InternationaI (IPXI)

  • Description:

    Intellectual Property Exchange International, Inc. (IPXI), the world's first financial exchange for licensing and trading intellectual property (IP) rights, today announced a multi-party offering for standard essential patents (SEPs) involving the world's most widely adopted standard protocol for wireless technology. The offering of Unit License Right™ (ULR™) contracts is based on patent rights from eight organizations—including MERL and other leading consumer electronics and telecommunications companies, universities and research laboratories—whose rights are considered essential to the IEEE 802.11n standard for higher throughput in wireless local area network (WLAN) communications.

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  • Research Areas:

    Communications, Signal Processing