RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

(a) On June 13, 2017, RPX Corporation (the Company) held its
annual meeting of stockholders (the Annual Meeting).
(b) At the Annual Meeting, stockholders voted on the following
two proposals, each of which is described in detail in the
Companys definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and
Exchange Commission on April 27, 2017.
Proposal 1. Election of Directors
The Companys stockholders elected the two nominees listed below
to serve as Class III directors until the 2020 annual meeting of
stockholders or until their successors are elected and qualified.
The votes regarding this proposal were as follows:
Director
For
Against
Abstain
Broker Non-Votes
Shelby W. Bonnie
36,449,682
852,099
7,349
4,937,449
Sanford R. Robertson
36,465,284
833,368
10,478
4,937,449
Proposal 2. Ratification of Selection of Independent Auditors
The Companys stockholders ratified the selection of
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public
accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending
December 31, 2017. The votes regarding this proposal were as
follows:
For
Against
Abstain
41,609,584
627,359
9,636
As a routine proposal under applicable rules, no broker non-votes
were recorded in connection with this proposal.


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.

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