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Huawei Joins the Open Invention Network

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:00am

By joining the Open Invention Network community, Huawei is further demonstrating its strong support for defending open source and open collaboration.

Key Points: 
  • By joining the Open Invention Network community, Huawei is further demonstrating its strong support for defending open source and open collaboration.
  • By joining the Open Invention Network, we are demonstrating our continued commitment to innovation, and supporting it with patent non-aggression in Linux and other core open source projects.
  • Patents owned by Open Invention Network are similarly licensed royalty-free to any organization that agrees not to assert its patents against the Linux System.
  • Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software (OSS).

Rakuten Joins the Open Invention Network Community

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 6:00am

Durham, N.C., March 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, announced today that Rakuten, Inc. has joined as a community member.

Key Points: 
  • Durham, N.C., March 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, announced today that Rakuten, Inc. has joined as a community member.
  • We are pleased that Rakuten has joined our community and committed to patent non-aggression in Linux and adjacent open source technologies.
  • By joining Open Invention Network, we are demonstrating our commitment to open source software, and supporting it with a pledge of patent non-aggression.
  • Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software (OSS).

TAIYO YUDEN Joins the Open Invention Network Community

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 9:00am

DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, and TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD (TAIYO YUDEN) announced today that TAIYO YUDEN has joined as a community member.

Key Points: 
  • DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, and TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD (TAIYO YUDEN) announced today that TAIYO YUDEN has joined as a community member.
  • Although TAIYO YUDEN does not directly incorporate open source software in our products, our customers do, and it is important for us to support open source initiatives that are critical to the continued success of our clients, said Shigetoshi Akino, General Manager, Intellectual Property Division at TAIYO YUDEN CO., LTD. By joining Open Invention Network, we are demonstrating support for open source through patent non-aggression in Linux and adjacent open source technologies.
  • Patents owned by Open Invention Network are similarly licensed royalty-free to any organization that agrees not to assert its patents against the Linux System.
  • Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software (OSS).

Open Invention Network Teams with IBM, Linux Foundation and Microsoft to Further Protect Open Source from Patent Trolls

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:00am

Its use continues to spread, and patent trolls increasingly look to leverage questionable patents against open source.

Key Points: 
  • Its use continues to spread, and patent trolls increasingly look to leverage questionable patents against open source.
  • Our mandate is to educate business leaders about the benefits of open source and shared innovation while providing a patent no-fly zone for Linux and adjacent open source technologies.
  • Teaming with IBM, the Linux Foundation and Microsoft to support Unified Patents Open Source Zone adds another key patent non-aggression initiative to our efforts.
  • Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software (OSS).

Toshiba Joins the Open Invention Network Community

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 5:00am

DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, and Toshiba Group (Toshiba) announced today that Toshiba has joined as a community member.

Key Points: 
  • DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, and Toshiba Group (Toshiba) announced today that Toshiba has joined as a community member.
  • By joining Open Invention Network, we are demonstrating our commitment to contribute to open source technology, and supporting it with patent non-aggression in Linux.
  • Patents owned by Open Invention Network are similarly licensed royalty-free to any organization that agrees not to assert its patents against the Linux System.
  • Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software (OSS).

Oneida Indian Nation and Caesars Entertainment to Unveil "The Lounge with Caesars Sports" During Grand Opening Celebration on August 1

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 2:15pm

ONEIDA, Oneida Indian Nation Homelands, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Oneida Indian Nation announced today it is partnering with Caesars Entertainment to open sports books known as "The Lounge at Caesars Sports" at the Oneida Nation's award-winning Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY, and Point Place Casino in Bridgeport, NY, with a grand opening celebration planned for August 1.

Key Points: 
  • ONEIDA, Oneida Indian Nation Homelands, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Oneida Indian Nation announced today it is partnering with Caesars Entertainment to open sports books known as "The Lounge at Caesars Sports" at the Oneida Nation's award-winning Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY, and Point Place Casino in Bridgeport, NY, with a grand opening celebration planned for August 1.
  • "The Lounge with Caesars Sports" is planned to open at Yellow Brick Road Casino before the start of the NFL season.
  • At Turning Stone, "The Lounge with Caesars Sports" will be prominently located at the resort's main entrance.
  • The Oneida Indian Nation is a federally recognized Indian nation in Central New York.

Flex Joins Open Invention Network Community

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 1:05pm

Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX), the manufacturing solutions provider that designs and builds intelligent products globally, today announced that the company has joined the Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history with nearly 3,000 members.

Key Points: 
  • Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX), the manufacturing solutions provider that designs and builds intelligent products globally, today announced that the company has joined the Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history with nearly 3,000 members.
  • As a global company offering a full range of manufacturing capabilities, Flex is demonstrating its commitment to open source software as an enabler of smart, connected devices.
  • Flex is proud to join OIN and help further the goals of the open source community, said John Ritsick, vice president of legal and chief intellectual property officer for Flex.
  • We are pleased that Flex has joined our community and is committed to patent non-aggression in Linux and adjacent open source technologies.

Yandex Joins Two Patent Defense Organizations, LOT Network and OIN

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 12:40pm

MOSCOW, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Yandex recently joined the License on Transfer (LOT) Network and the Open Invention Network (OIN), two organizations committed to innovation and combating aggressive actions by patent assertion entities (PAEs), more commonly known as "patent trolls."

Key Points: 
  • MOSCOW, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Yandex recently joined the License on Transfer (LOT) Network and the Open Invention Network (OIN), two organizations committed to innovation and combating aggressive actions by patent assertion entities (PAEs), more commonly known as "patent trolls."
  • "As the largest global community of patent holders who have banded together to protect innovation, we are thrilled to include Yandex among the thought leaders in LOT Network," said Ken Seddon, CEO of LOT Network.
  • Andrey Inshakov, Head of the Patent Department at Yandex, said, "At Yandex, we believe that patent law exists to stimulate innovation and promote the development of technology.
  • We are happy to contribute to the efforts of the LOT Network and OIN in preventing patent trolls and aggressive patent litigation from undermining the basic principles of innovation and an open market."

OIN SPACE Partners With Elbi to Reward Consumers Who Help Tackle the Counterfeit Trade

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:00pm

OIN SPACE is a startup applying revolutionary blockchain technology and smart-contracts to help eliminate counterfeits, protecting consumers globally from fake, low-quality and hazardous goods.

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  • OIN SPACE is a startup applying revolutionary blockchain technology and smart-contracts to help eliminate counterfeits, protecting consumers globally from fake, low-quality and hazardous goods.
  • OIN SPACE has teamed up with the charity platform Elbi to help put social purpose at the heart of their proposition.
  • Everything manufacturer needs to start protecting goods with OIN SPACE is a blockchain backed QR-code on the product.
  • The consumers will then be able to scan QR-codes using the OIN SPACE mobile app.

Abusix Joins Open Invention Network as Licensee

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 1:33pm

Over 2,750 member organizations recognize the importance of leveraging the Open Invention Network (OIN) to help further develop innovation in Open Source Software, including Cyber Security.

Key Points: 
  • Over 2,750 member organizations recognize the importance of leveraging the Open Invention Network (OIN) to help further develop innovation in Open Source Software, including Cyber Security.
  • These foundational software elements are well trusted by our Service Provider clients, who prefer infrastructure components that are also open source," said Tobias Knecht CEO & Founder of Abusix.
  • Patents owned by Open Invention Network are similarly licensed royalty-free to any organization that agrees not to assert its patents against the Linux System.
  • More information at www.abusix.com
    Open Invention Network (OIN) is the largest patent non-aggression community in history and supports freedom of action in Linux as a key element of open source software.