Quarterhill Acquires a Semiconductor Portfolio from IBM

February 28, 2020

On February 20, Quarterhill Inc. announced that a subsidiary of its patent licensing arm, Wi-LAN Inc. (WiLAN), has acquired a patent portfolio from IBM. The patents now held by WiLAN’s Elpis Technologies Inc. are described as relating to semiconductor manufacturing process technologies; the assignment away from IBM is not reflected by USPTO records available as of the publication date of this article.

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