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First results of IP3 buying spree show up in USPTO database; sellers included Korea’s Intellectual Discovery

Richard Lloyd     IAM     27 September 2016 The Industry Patent Purchase Program (IP3), the initiative launched in May by AST…

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Google, Others Team Up for Defensive Patent Buy

Sept. 15 — A coalition of companies including Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Microsoft Corp. bought patents from about 50 companies this summer in…

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AST’s Industry Patent Purchase Program completes 56 patent family purchases…

Allied Security Trust, the patent aggregator run by CEO Russell Binns, said its Industry Patent Purchase Program (IP3) purchased 56 families of patents…