Sell Your Patents

In today’s high-tech world, it’s clear that inventions are both strategic and financial assets. Many companies and inventors have patents and patent applications that aren’t generating a strong return on investment. Intellectual Ventures purchases inventions from individual inventors and companies of all sizes and licenses them to the world’s most innovative companies.

What we buy

Our targeted investment plan addresses current and anticipated needs in our patent portfolio. As we add to our portfolio, we want to be your buyer of choice for technology-related patents. Your U.S. and international issued and pending patent assets are of interest to us—specifically in high-tech areas, including:

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Datacenter, Cloud, Enterprise Software, and Networking
  • Online Services
  • Telecom and Media Technologies
  • Components, Semi Process, and Equipment
  • New Venture Markets

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Submit an Invention

Are you looking to sell issued or pending patents in our technology areas of interest? If so, simply use our online invention submission tool. It’s quick and easy.

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