ACTG - Acacia Research Corporation

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Acacia Research Corporation

120 Newport Center Drive
Suite 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
949-480-8300
http://www.acaciaresearch.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryBusiness Services
Full Time Employees13

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Clayton J. HaynesConsultantN/AN/A1970
Mr. Edward J. TreskaConsultantN/AN/A1966
Ms. Kirsten HooverPrincipal Financial Officer & Corp. ControllerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Marc W. BoothChief Intellectual Property OfficerN/AN/A1959
Mr. Phillip Mitchell Ph.D.Sr. VP - EngineeringN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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, together with its subsidiaries, invests in intellectual property and related absolute return assets; and engage in the licensing and enforcement of patented technologies. It assists patent owners with the prosecution and development of their patent portfolios; protection of their patented inventions from unauthorized use; 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 U.S. patents and foreign counterparts covering technologies used in a range of industries. It has executed approximately 1,560 license agreements, and approximately 200 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 April 1, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 10.

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.