RPX Corporation Purchases Rockstar PatentsDecember 23, 2014
LaBarge Weinstein is exceptionally pleased to announce the signing of the largest transaction in the history of the firm!
Today, our clients Rockstar Consortium and its partners, Apple, Microsoft, Ericsson, Blackberry and Sony, announced the entry into an agreement to sell Rockstar’s entire portfolio of patents to a consortium assembled by RPX Corp, comprised of more than 30 companies, including Google and Cisco. This includes over 4,000 patents from the former Nortel portfolio.
Led by Mike Dunleavy, LaBarge Weinstein acted as counsel to Rockstar Consortium and its partners with a team that included Michael Morgan, Brigitte LeBlanc-Lapointe, Michael Sami, Michael Grantmyre, Diana Cooper, and Emma Wilkin.