Selling a patent by auction or private placement is an effective strategy for monetizing patented technology. It shifts to the buyer the risks, costs and time of commercializing an invention. BUYERS AND INVESTORS: See CURRENT IP page for list of IP and technology currently available for sale/licensing.
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A successful auction assembles numerous interested buyers in one place where they bid up the sale price of a patent from the minimum Reserve Price. An auction contrasts with a typical patent licensing or sale negotiation, in which the potential buyer argues to lower the sale price. A challenge of the auction process is identifying […]
A minimum auction price, or Reserve Price, assures a patent owner of receiving a minimum return on investment. If a successful sale occurs, the Seller pays a sales commission (15%) to the auction house, as well as a small listing fee. Another challenge of an auction is selecting an appropriate Reserve Price, not too high, […]
Private placement of patented technology is conducted by presenting it to one or several prospective buyers or licensees and directly negotiating a price. In many situations, private placement is more appropriate and effective than an auction. Patent Transfer Inc. provides private placement of IP portfolios containing at least one PCT patent application, United States patent […]