Nortel Patent Sale Approved By Department of Justice

Nortel Patent Sale Approved By Department of Justice

By Shawn Hess March 12, 2012

Last summer, telecom giant Nortel saw its over 20 year old patent collection go up for auction. The collection of technology consists of internet, communication, and various other networking patents. All and all, there are over 4,000 patents. The collection …

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