Inventergy Announces Signing of Definitive Agreement with Fortress Investment Group
Agreement Formalizes Letter of Intent Announced on September 29, 2016
CAMPBELL, CA -- (Marketwired) – December 23, 2016 -- Inventergy Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVT), an intellectual property licensing and innovation company (“Inventergy” or the “Company”), announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement (the “Agreement”) with investment funds affiliated with Fortress Investment Group LLC (collectively “Fortress”) under which Fortress may fund, at its discretion, an enhanced enforcement program to further monetize Inventergy’s 740 telecommunications patent assets that the Company previously acquired from Panasonic, Nokia and Huawei. This Agreement implements the arrangement that was outlined in a letter of intent between the two parties announced on September 29, 2016, and will become fully effective upon approval by Inventergy’s shareholders, which is expected to occur prior to March 31, 2017.
About Inventergy Global, Inc.
Inventergy Global, Inc. is a Silicon Valley-based intellectual property company dedicated to identifying, acquiring and licensing patented technologies of market-significant technology leaders and small companies. Led by IP industry pioneer and veteran Joe Beyers, the Company leverages decades of corporate experience, market and technology expertise, and industry connections to assist Fortune 500 and other technology companies in leveraging the value of their innovations to achieve greater returns. For more information about Inventergy, visit www.inventergy.com.
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