Acacia Research subsidiary enters into settlement with Epsilon Data Management Acacia Research announced that its Online News Link subsidiary has entered into a settlement with Epsilon Data Management. The agreement resolves litigation that was pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division.
RPX Corp. announces patent insurance for small, emerging growth companies RPX Corporation announced that emerging growth companies will now be able to purchase affordable insurance designed to reduce the risks and costs created by patent infringement lawsuits filed by non-practicing entities, often called patent trolls. RPX research shows that more than 60% of companies involved in NPE patent infringement lawsuits in 2013 had revenues less than $100 million. This new insurance will allow small and early-stage companies to focus their finite resources on building their businesses, unfettered by the costly diversions posed by NPE litigation.