RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
release announcing its financial results for the first>quarter
ended March 31, 2017. The full text of the press release is
attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by
Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended
(the Exchange Act), or incorporated by reference in any filing
under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange
Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference
in such a filing.
Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory
Arrangements of Certain Officers.
appointed Robert Heath, currently the Companys Chief Financial
Officer, to serve as the Company’s Executive Vice President and
Chief Strategy Officer, with such appointment effective on May
15, 2017. Mr. Heath will continue as the Companys principal
financial and principal accounting officer until that date.
appointed David Anderson to serve as the Companys Chief Financial
Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer (principal financial
and principal accounting officer), with such appointment
effective on May 15, 2017.
and is currently the Companys Senior Vice President, Corporate
Development. He previously served as Vice President, Senior
Director and Director of Corporate Development. Prior to RPX, he
spent five years at The Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Anderson
received a B.A. and M.A. from Stanford University and an M.B.A
from the Harvard Business School.
Press release issued by RPX Corporation dated May 2, 2017
About RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC)
RPX Corporation offers patent risk management solutions. The Company’s patent risk management solution facilitates exchanges of value between owners and users of patents. The core of its solution is defensive patent aggregation, in which the Company acquires patents and licenses to patents that are being or may be asserted against its clients. The Company then licenses these patent assets to its clients to protect them from patent infringement assertions. The Company also provides its clients with access to its patent market intelligence and data. The Company acquires patent assets from various parties, including operating companies, individual inventors, non-practicing entities (NPEs), universities and bankruptcy trustees. Clients can access this market intelligence and data through its Web portal and through discussions with its client relations team. The Company also offers insurance to cover certain costs of patent litigation. RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) Recent Trading Information
RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) closed its last trading session down -0.03 at 12.76 with 392,332 shares trading hands.