Justin Giles
Tech, growth, portfolio strategy, momentum

Document Security Systems Reaches Agreement With Salesforce: But It's Not What You Think

Over the course of a few months, Document Security Systems (NYSEMKT:DSS) and its subsidiary Bascom Research, LLC have been on a tear lately reaching settlements with three of the five defendants in the Bascom case, in BroadVision (NASDAQ:BVSN), Jive (NASDAQ:JIVE) and Novell.

With the three companies already yielding to DSS, only two defendants of the original five are left - Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD). If for some reason DSS cannot come to a settlement with Facebook or LinkedIn, the Markman hearing has been scheduled for October 2, 2013.

Looking over the latest PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records) document, we see that DSS has indeed reached another...

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