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Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG)


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Acacia Research Corporation

520 Newport Center Drive
12th Floor
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
949-480-8300
http://www.acaciaresearch.com

SectorServices
IndustryBusiness Services
Full Time Employees27

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. G. Louis Graziadio IIIExec. Chairman455kN/A67
Mr. Clayton J. HaynesChief Financial Officer, Sr. VP of Fin. and TreasurerN/AN/A47
Mr. Edward J. TreskaExec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.N/AN/A51
Mr. Robert B. Stewart Sr.Principal Exec. Officer and PresN/AN/A51
Mr. Marc W. BoothExec. VP and Gen. Mang. of EngineeringN/AN/A58
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Acacia Research Corporation, through its subsidiaries, invests in, develops, licenses, and enforces patented technologies in the United States. It assists patent owners with the prosecution and development of their patent portfolios; the protection of their patented inventions from unauthorized use; the generation of licensing revenue from users of their patented technologies; and enforcement against unauthorized users of their patented technologies through the filing of patent infringement litigation. The company owns or controls the rights to various patent portfolios, which include the United States’ patents and foreign counterparts covering technologies used in various industries. It has approximately 1,530 license agreements and 192 patent portfolio licensing and enforcement programs. Acacia Research Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Corporate Governance

Acacia Research Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.