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July 29, 2014
In a letter this week to lawmakers in Congress, the founders of Intellectual Ventures strongly endorsed legislation that would penalize those who threaten law-abiding businesses with frivolous and often fraudulent “demand letters” that allege patent infringement.
July 28, 2014
Several historical inventions line Intellectual Ventures' hallways. One of them is a T-52 cipher machine. What's that? Take a journey through the evolution of this extraordinary invention.
July 24, 2014
Whether you’re a lone inventor or working at an innovative company, you can find encouragement and support in the inventor community. To fuel your innovation inspiration, heed a few words of wisdom from inventors past and present.
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June 30, 2014
Global Good today began the commercialization of an invention to help smallholder dairy farmers maximize the quality and quantity of milk they are able to sell. The invention—a container designed specifically for milk collection and transportation—will be manufactured in Africa and sold in eight countries across the continent.
June 25, 2014
Dr. Tim Londergan has been appointed CEO of Benemilk Ltd effective 1 July 2014. Raisio and Intellectual Ventures intend to accelerate business development and licensing activities for the Benemilk invention.
June 03, 2014
Intellectual Ventures announced today that it has signed a license agreement with Asia Optical of Taiwan.
April 17, 2014
Intellectual Ventures today announced that for personal reasons Andy Elder has resigned his position as EVP of Global Licensing.
April 03, 2014
Intellectual Ventures announces the launch and ongoing collaboration with CF Global Holdings, Inc., manufacturer of Coffee Flour, a new, sustainable food ingredient derived from coffee cherries.
January 08, 2014
IV announced today that Seiko Epson Corporation now has access to IV's extensive patent portfolio of more than 40,000 IP assets.
September 24, 2013
Intellectual Ventures™ (IV®) and ASI Semiconductor, Inc. (ASI) announced today that the companies have entered into an intellectual property license agreement.
September 11, 2013
Intellectual Ventures™ announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Nest Labs, Inc. (www.nest.com), granting non-exclusive rights to Intellectual Ventures’ large portfolio of patents through a license agreement.
August 29, 2013
IV’s third spin-out company launches with $11.8 million in funding and security imaging industry veteran
July 09, 2013
Global Good's first commercialization agreement will help strengthen and extend the vaccine supply chain in developing countries.
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May 17, 2014
Joff Wild at IAM Magazine discusses the postive press coverage resulting from IV's recent launch of Coffee Flour.
May 14, 2014
Anna Azvolinsky at Princeton Alumni Weekly, sat down with Philip Eckoff, a principal research scientist at IV's Institute for Disease Modeling, and discussed his experience and work in malaria eradication.
May 13, 2014
Marc Gunther at The Guardian covered Coffee Flour, a local startup launched by Intellectual Ventures, turning unused coffee cherries into a high-protein flour.
April 22, 2014
USA Today's Marco della Cava interviewed IV's Founder and CEO, Nathan Myhrvold, about his career, interests, and passions. The article covers everything from his past work at Microsoft to dinosaurs and bio-terror.
April 09, 2014
Caroline Winter at Bloomberg Businessweek discusses Coffee Flour, a company launched by Intellectual Ventures, which designed a new milling process to create flour from discarded coffee cherries.
April 03, 2014
GeekWire highlights Intellectual Ventures' efforts in launching Coffee Flour, a new company that manufactures a food ingredient made from discarded coffee cherries.
March 14, 2014
KUOW's Ross Reynolds spoke with Philip Eckhoff of Intellectual Ventures' Institute for Disease Modeling about using computer modeling to eradicate infectious diseases like malaria, polio, and HIV in the developing world.
March 11, 2014
Heifer International, an organization dedicated to ending world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth, featured IV's Global Good Milking and Transportation System invention in the Spring 2014 issue of World Ark Magazine.
February 01, 2014
IV's Chief Financial Officer Russ Stein was named Washington's CFO of the Year for 2014 by Seattle Business Magazine in its annual Executive Excellence Awards.
January 24, 2014
Chelsea Allison of The Recorder recently sat down with Melissa Finocchio, vice president and chief litigation counsel for Intellectual Ventures, for this profile piece about her background and work at IV.