Abstract: A system is provided for managing patent licenses. The system comprises at least one memory including a first memory location for storing a signal representing a plurality of patent licenses available for procurement. The system also comprises at least one network interface for receiving a signal from a user designating at least one of the licenses for procurement. The system furthermore comprises at least one processor for processing a procurement transaction by which the user procures the at least one designated license. The at least one memory further comprises a second memory location for storing a signal representing information pertinent to the procurement transaction including information regarding an identity of the user and information regarding the procured license.
April 20, 2010
April 28, 2011
MPEG LA L.L.C.
Lawrence Horn, Scott Mladinich, Lihua Zheng