TORONTO and OTTAWA, June 11, 2012 /CNW/ - 01 Communique Laboratory Inc.
("01 Communique" ) (TSX: ONE), together with Wi-LAN Inc. ("WiLAN")
(TSX: WIN) (NASD: WILN), today announced that 01 Communique and WiLAN
have entered into a Settlement and Patent License Agreement with Bomgar
Corporation ("Bomgar"), which settles all litigation among the parties
and provides Bomgar with a license to 01 Communique's US Patent No.
6,928,479 and 6,938,076, US Patent App. No. 95/001,018, Canada Patent
No. 2,309,398 and certain patents issuing from or claiming priority to
This is the first license that has been achieved under the previously
announced partnership between WiLAN and 01 Communique. WiLAN's Gladios
Division ("Gladios") had day-to-day responsibility for developing the
licensing program as per the terms of the agreement with 01
Communique. Gladios partners with patent owners to develop licensing
Due to a confidentiality clause in the agreement financial terms have
not been disclosed.
"This Settlement and Patent License Agreement represents an important
milestone for our business," said Andrew Cheung, President and CEO, 01
Communique. "We believe our technology is fundamental and
groundbreaking and hope that other companies competing against us will
now respect our intellectual property. We are very pleased with the
results that were achieved by working closely with WiLAN's Gladios
division, which is a testimony to the professionalism and quality of
their team. We look forward to continued success and to working closely
with the Gladios team on additional programs."
"Our partnership with 01 Communique is important for WiLAN and I believe
the results we have delivered for them speak to the overall strength of
the Gladios partnership model, our licensing program and the expertise
of the team," said Michael Vladescu COO, WiLAN. "I am confident that
the Gladios program will continue to grow and look forward to reaping
rewards for many patent owners in the future."
The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or the accuracy of this release.
About 01 Communique
Established in 1992, 01 Communique (TSX: ONE) offers a suite of remote
access services designed for small-medium sized business, mobile
professionals and IT service providers. 01's software as a service
offerings are deployed on-demand and include functionality enabling
on-line meetings, remote computing and IT support. 01's suite of
products includes its remote access offering I'm InTouch (www.imintouch.com), its online meeting offering (www.imintouchmeeting.com) and its remote support offering I'm OnCall (www.imoncall.com) products are protected in the U.S.A. by its patents #6928479 /
#6938076 and in Canada by Patent No. 2,309,398. For more information,
visit www.01com.com or call (905) 795-2888 or (800) 668-2185 (North America only).
WiLAN, founded in 1992, is a leading technology innovation and licensing
company. WiLAN has licensed its intellectual property to over 255
companies worldwide. Inventions in our portfolio have been licensed by
companies that manufacture or sell a wide range of communication and
consumer electronics products including 3G and 4G handsets,
Wi-Fi-enabled laptops, Wi-Fi and broadband routers, xDSL infrastructure
equipment, cellular base stations and digital television receivers.
WiLAN has a large and growing portfolio of more than 3,000 issued or
pending patents. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking Statements.
Certain statements in this news release may constitute "forward-looking"
statements which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and
other factors which may cause 01 Communique's and/or WiLAN's respective
actual results, performance or achievements, or industry results, to be
materially different from any future results, performance or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
When used in this news release, such statements use such words as
"believe", "hope", "look forward", "am confident", "will continue" and
other similar terminology. These statements reflect 01 Communique's
and/or WiLAN's current respective expectations regarding future events
and operating performance and speak only as of the date of this news
release. Forward-looking statements involve significant risks and
uncertainties, should not be read as guarantees of future performance
or results, and will not necessarily be accurate indications of whether
or not such results will be achieved. A number of factors could cause
01 Communique's and/or WiLAN's actual respective results to differ
materially from the results discussed in the forward-looking
statements, including, but not limited to, the factors discussed under
"Risk Factors" in 01 Communique's December 14, 2011 annual information
form filed on SEDAR and WiLAN's March 9, 2012 annual information form
filed on SEDAR and EDGAR. Although the forward-looking statements
contained in this news release are based upon what 01 Communique's and
WiLAN's respective management believes are reasonable assumptions,
neither 01 Communique nor WiLAN can assure investors that their actual
respective results will be consistent with these forward looking
statements. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of
this news release, and neither 01 Communique nor WiLAN assumes any
obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or
All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of
their respective owners.
SOURCE 01 Communique Laboratory Inc.
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(905) 795-2888 x204