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Wi-LAN Inc., an intellectual property licensing company, develops, acquires, and licenses various patented technologies, which are used in products in the communications and consumer electronics markets. The company licenses its patented inventions to companies that manufacture or sell a range of communication and consumer electronics products, such as 3G and 4G handsets, Wi-Fi-enabled laptops, Wi-Fi and broadband routers, xDSL infrastructure equipment, cellular base stations, and digital TV receivers. It also manages the intellectual property of third party inventors; and develops and patents related to 4G broadband wireless networks. The company operates in various markets consisting of automotive, digital television, medical, network management, online/device applications, semiconductor, video games, and wireless communication technologies. Wi-LAN Inc. licenses its intellectual property to approximately 300 companies worldwide. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.

66 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/2/15
Founded in 1992

wi-lan inc (WIN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Leg...
Total Annual Compensation: $423.1K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $264.9K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $274.1K
Chief Executive Officer of Wi-Lan Labs, Inc
Total Annual Compensation: $242.1K
Senior Vice-President of Licensing and Busine...
Total Annual Compensation: $253.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

wi-lan inc (WIN) Key Developments

Wi-Lan Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter Ending June 30, 2015

Wi-Lan Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenue royalties of $20,410,000 compared to $25,978,000 a year ago. Loss from operations was $4,312,000 compared to earnings from operations of $6,419,000 a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $4,190,000 compared to earnings before income taxes of $6,554,000 a year ago. Net and comprehensive loss was $4,758,000 or $0.04 per basic and diluted share compared to net and comprehensive earnings of $3,969,000 or $0.03 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash generated from operations was $2,361,000 compared to $21,390,000 a year ago. Purchase of furniture and equipment was $28,000 compared to $224,000 a year ago. Purchase of patents and other intangibles was $6,532,000 compared to $5,689,000 a year ago. Adjusted earnings were $6,818,000 or $0.06 per basic share compared to $16,769,000 or $0.03 per share a year ago. The decrease in revenues is primarily attributable to the timing and amount of fixed payments. The decrease in adjusted earnings for the three months ended March 31, 2015 is primarily attributable to lower revenues and increased litigation expenses. For the second quarter ending June 30, 2015, the company expects revenue to be at least $18.3 million. This revenue guidance does not include the potential impact of any additional reports yet to be received, new agreements that may be signed during the balance of the second quarter of 2015 or the potential impact of any royalties identified in audits conducted by the company. For the second quarter of 2015, and assuming no additional agreements are signed, adjusted earnings are expected to be in the range of $5.5 million to $6.7 million.

WiLan Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Share, Payable on July 3, 2015

The Board of Directors of WiLan has declared an eligible quarterly dividend of CAD 0.0525 per common share to be paid on July 3, 2015 to shareholders of record on June 12, 2015.

Xirrus, Inc. Renews License to WiLAN Wireless Technologies

WiLAN announced that Xirrus Inc. has signed a patent license renewal agreement with WiLAN. Under the terms of the license renewal agreement, Xirrus receives a multi-year running royalty license to certain WiLAN wireless technologies. The consideration to be paid by Xirrus to WiLAN and all other terms of the renewal agreement are confidential. Xirrus first licensed WiLAN wireless technologies in May 2008.


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