Spherix executes license agreement with RPX

Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX) has executed a second licensing agreement with RPX Corporation (NASDAQ: RPXC).

Under the new agreement, Spherix receives a cash payment and return of all of the Series H preferred stock of Spherix presently held by RPX, representing the entire class of Series H shares outstanding. In exchange, Spherix granted RPX a portfolio license, which RPX can then use to grant sublicenses to its clients.

Spherix is committed to advancing innovation by active participation in all areas of the patent market. Spherix draws on portfolios of pioneering technology patents to partner with and support product innovation.

Spherix has acquired over 100 patents from Rockstar Consortium Inc., and several hundred patents issued to Harris Corporation, covering a variety of methods and components involved in switching, routing, networking, optical and telephone technologies, as well as in the wireless communications and telecommunication sectors.