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SEPTEMBER 2017
ipCapital Elucidates VelociData’s Valuable Patent Portfolio PDF. In Q4 2016, VelociData, Inc. (“VelociData”) engaged ipCapital Group, Inc. (“ipCapital”) to analyze its current intellectual property (“IP”) position on the landscape related to its stream computing business. VelociData also asked ipCapital to use the results of this strategic IP analysis to advise VelociData on IP business strategy moving forward. ipCapital’s findings were unexpected and extremely positive in that (1) VelociData ranks sixth in a group of giants, (2) VelociData was one of the founders of the industry and was mapped as one of the best across the entire ipLandscape®, and (3) with their new innovations, VelociData will dominate the space!


JUNE 2017
John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman, Nancy Edwards Cronin, Principal Partner, and Bruce Story, Senior Advisor are once again among the global leaders in intellectual property strategy as they are chosen to be in the 2017 edition of IAM Strategy 300: The World's Leading IP Strategists PDF. IAM editor Joff Wild says that “Since it was launched, the IAM Strategy 300 has become the go-to guide for those seeking to find out who leads the way when it comes to IP strategy. We invest considerable time and effort into identifying the right candidates for inclusion and we salute all those who have made it into the final publication. For the work they do, they deserve this recognition.”


JULY 2016
ipCG announces the release of a new innovation software suite, ipCG Innovation Integrator. In partnership with Gridlogics, ipCG has expanded the enterprise class PatSeerTM patent search tool, to include additional functionality covering the fields of invention creation, whitespace cross mapping, and patent landscaping. The suite breaks the barrier in creation capabilities, allowing corporations to quickly evaluate current IP portfolios and, for the first time, allowing employees to create and track all new inventions from the moment of inspiration.


JUNE 2016
John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman, Nancy Edwards Cronin, Principal Partner, and Bruce Story, Senior Advisor are selected to appear in the 2016 edition of IAM Strategy 300: The World's Leading IP Strategists PDF.The unique guide of strategists lists the individuals that in-depth research, undertaken by a team based in London, Washington DC and Hong Kong, has shown possess world-class skills in the development and roll-out of strategies that maximise the value of patents, copyright, trademarks and other IP rights.


MARCH 2016
ipCG Announces Promotions and Additions to the Team. PDF
ipCG recently announced promotions at the Partner level and new additions to its global innovation and IP consulting team. "ipCapital Group continues to focus on our clients' innovation initiatives and supporting IP needs. These promotions and additions to the team are a direct reflection of how our organization is responding to our clients' requests," said John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman of ipCG.


JANUARY 2016
Adam Bulakowski, Principal Partner, is the Author of "The Future of Banking Profits: Innovation Decisions for Retail and Commercial Banks". In this whitepaper, Adam outlines the changing customer and competitor landscapes facing today's banking industry and argues that developing a thoughtful innovation strategy, considering changes with both customer needs and competition, is necessary to maintain profitability.


SEPTEMBER 2015
Dr. Nagesh Kadaba, a renowned executive and intellectual property (IP) expert, has joined ipCapital Group PDF as a Senior Advisor. Dr. Kadaba is an accomplished industry leader with more than 25 years at United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS), where he held key positions in IP management, engineering, R&D, business development, marketing & finance.


JUNE 2015
John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman, Nancy Edwards Cronin, Principal Partner, and Bruce Story, Senior Advisor are named among the world's top IP value creators as they have been selected to appear in the 2015 edition of IAM Strategy 300: The World's Leading IP Strategists PDF. According to Intellectual Asset Management Magazine, those named are "individuals that in-depth research has shown to possess world class skills in the development and roll-out of strategies that maximise the value of patent, copyright, trademark and other IP rights." They are "men and women whose business is the creation, development and deployment of strategies that enable IP owners to gain maximum value from their portfolios. Only those individuals nominated multiple times by different parties as outstanding IP strategists are listed in the IAM Strategy 300."


FEBRUARY 2015
ipCG announces the publication of "Subscription Platform Unlocks the Value of Patents PDF", a report commissioned by Patent Properties, Inc. In the report, ipCG notes that most companies cannot access new innovations or do not fully understand the risks and uncertainties associated with using patented technologies. Patent Properties recently launched The United States Patent Utility™, a Big-Data driven software system to unlock America's treasure trove of inventions used by market leaders including Microsoft, Harman International, Goodway Technologies, and many more. The report observes that the Utility offers a cohesive service platform to make the economic benefits of America's 2.3 million active patents available to a much broader universe of inventors and operating businesses.


JUNE 2014
John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman, Nancy Edwards Cronin, Principal Partner, and Bruce Story, Senior Advisor have been selected to appear in the 2014 edition of IAM Strategy 300: The World's Leading IP Strategists PDF. According to Intellectual Asset Management Magazine, those named are "individuals that in-depth research has shown to possess the skill sets necessary to work with IP owners to maximise the value of their patents, copyrights, trademarks and other rights."


JUNE 2013
ipCG is proud to announce that Bruce Bent II, a proven manager, C.E.O. and experienced entrepreneur credited with creating some of the most innovative short-term asset management, cash and cash-related solutions for the broker-dealer, bank, qualified plan, and retail markets, has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor. Mr. Bent has joined the ipCG Advisory Team to help clients meet the challenge of an increasingly competitive environment in which intellectual property is becoming a more powerful tool both offensively and defensively.


MARCH 2013
ipCG is proud to announce PDF a new set of services, ipAIA™ Solutions, to help clients understand and take advantage of the sweeping changes in patent law that results from the America Invents Act (AIA) patent reform legislation.


JULY 2012
Bruce Story, Senior Advisor, Jed Cahill, Director, and John Cronin, Managing Director and Chairman join Integral Technologies' IP Advisory Board. The IP Advisory Board will provide strategic advice to Integral's management team regarding commercialization strategies and partnership opportunities that can serve to accelerate the adoption of ElectriPlast technology and maximize its supporting IP value.


MARCH 2012
Dataram Corporation, a leading international manufacturer of computer memory, storage and software products, announces that it has sold thirteen patents and two patent applications to Phan Tia Group Pte. LLC, for a purchase price of $5 million. ipCapital Group assisted in patent valuation.


JANUARY 2012
Document Security Systems, Inc. announces that it has entered into a new agreement with ipCG to drive a strategic expansion of its IP portfolio. ipCG will now provide ongoing IP management support and facilitate a series of invention sessions throughout 2012 using its proprietary tools and techniques for invention and IP strengthening.


JANUARY 2012
Document Security Systems, Inc., a leading developer and integrator of cloud computing data security and security printing technologies which prevent counterfeiting and brand fraud, announces that John Cronin, Former IBM "Top Inventor" and Chairman of ipCG has been elected to the Board of Directors effective immediately.


JANUARY 2012
Broadcast International, a leading provider of video management software and services for next-generation video internet protocol networks, has entered into a strategic alliance with ipCG to drive the strategic expansion and protection of its IP portfolio. "ipCG has the methodology, expertise and proven track record of optimizing IP value and will implement a plan to protect and expand upon our robust patent portfolio. We believe this partnership will maximize Broadcast's competitive advantages, giving us the opportunity to monetize our IP and create new revenue streams" said Rod Tiede, president and CEO of Broadcast International.


JANUARY 2012
Document Security Systems, Inc., a world-wide developer and manufacturer of security and authentication solutions which prevent counterfeiting and brand fraud, announces that it has hired ipCG to define an expert strategy for the expansion and protection of DSS's IP portfolio.


DECEMBER 2011
GraphOn Corporation, a leading worldwide developer of cloud application delivery and Web-enabling solutions, announces that it has strengthened and expanded its IP portfolio with the filing of 26 new U.S. patent applications. In August 2011, GraphOn entered into a strategic alliance with ipCG to deploy a range of expert invention and IP tactics specifically aimed at accelerating the strategic expansion of the company's valuable IP portfolio.


DECEMBER 2011
Augme Technologies, Inc., a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, today announced the completion of its 2012 strategy for intellectual property portfolio expansion with the support of ipCapital Group, Inc., a leading IP strategy consulting firm.


DECEMBER 2011
ipCapital Group leverages FuseTalk's FuseDiligenceTM platform to provide clients a value-added mechanism for ongoing intellectual asset management. ipCapital Group's strategic advisory services and FuseDiligence create a powerful combination to realize extraordinary value from employees, innovation, and invention.


OCTOBER 2011
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc., a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, reported that a leading intellectual property strategy consulting firm, ipCapital Group, Inc., has estimated the potential value of TCS' published patent portfolio as of June 2011 at between $114 million and $171 million.


SEPTEMBER 2011
Dot Hill Systems Corporation and ipCapital Group announce a collaboration to evaluate strategic alternatives for Dot Hill's patent portfolio consisting of 79 patents and 23 patents pending covering data storage, storage software, servers and connectivity.

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