Intellectual Property Transaction Valuation
Ocean Tomo has a rich history as a facilitator of intellectual property (IP) transactions. We were the first company to hold a live patent auction, and we have been recognized as a true market maker for IP value creation. Our IP valuation experience goes well beyond desktop valuations; and our real time market knowledge is a primary reason why buyers and sellers of IP assets consistently retain Ocean Tomo to perform accurate market value assessments. We realize that there are numerous factors driving the value of IP; and we are experts in providing our investor and board of director clients with current, market-based scenario analyses that not only educate but also facilitate supportable, educated decisions.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, however, in those cases, we typically collaborate with clients that have developed a business plan with expected future sales and profits tied to products and services that read on the IP. In the absence of same, we review IP transactions in the secondary market, that is, brokered, auctioned, purchased out of bankruptcy, securitized/collateralized, and indications from litigation outcomes, to name a few.
Yes. Ocean Tomo provides fairness opinions in connection with IP transactions.
The process of developing an appraisal and preparing an appraisal report can take several days to several months depending upon the size and scope of the engagement, the availability of management and requested financial information and documents.