InterDigital Expands Agreements with Acer and Pantech
License Agreements Now Include New Products Such as Tablets
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDCC) today announced that its patent
holding subsidiaries have entered into amendments to their worldwide,
non-exclusive, royalty-bearing patent license agreements with Acer, Inc.
("Acer") and Pantech Co. Ltd. ("Pantech"). The license agreements as
amended now include patent coverage for products not previously covered
under the license, including tablets. Both of the original license
agreements when signed in 2009 (Pantech) and 2011 (Acer) covered 2G, 3G,
and 4G technologies.
"As the market for connected consumer electronic devices continues to
expand and evolve, InterDigital® is successfully expanding
the scope of our licensing program to include these new products. With
companies such as Acer and Pantech continuing to expand their product
offerings, we look to continue to broaden the reach of our licensing
program as well," commented Lawrence Shay, President of InterDigital's
patent holding subsidiaries.
InterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the
core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many
of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges,
inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer
multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has
licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading
InterDigital is a registered trademark of InterDigital, Inc.
For more information, visit: www.interdigital.com.
Patrick Van de Wille,
Janet Point, +1 610-878-7866
Source: InterDigital, Inc.
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