Company Overview

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Founded:
2008
Founders:
John A. Amster, Geoffrey T. Barker
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
IPO:
Went Public on May 13, 2011
Stock:
NASDAQ:RPXC
Categories:
Legal

RPX Corporation provides patent risk, defensive buying, acquisition syndication, patent intelligence, insurance and advisory services.

Description

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RPX Corporation (NASDAQ: RPXC) is a leading provider of patent risk solutions, offering defensive buying, acquisition syndication, patent intelligence, insurance services, and advisory services.

Since its founding in 2008, RPX has introduced efficiency to the patent market by providing a rational alternative to litigation. The San Francisco-based company’s pioneering approach combines principal capital, deep patent expertise, and client contributions to generate enhanced patent buying power. By acquiring patents, RPX helps to mitigate and manage patent risk for its growing client network. Clients pay annual fees ranging from $60,000 to $6.6 million depending on company size, and automatically receive rights to the entire RPX patent portfolio.

As of September 30, 2012, RPX had invested over $500 million to acquire more than 2,950 US and international patent assets and rights, and had a client network of 128... See More

Current Team (6)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $0

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    One Market Plaza

    Steuart Tower, Suite 800

    San Francisco, CA 94105

    USA

Competitors (1)

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