• Maximizing the Financial Value of IP Assets
  • October 26, 2015 | Author: Azuka C. Dike
  • Law Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. - Chicago Office
  • How vital can intellectual property (IP) be to a company’s balance sheet? Just ask Limelight Networks. The company’s shares fell 18 percent after it lost a patent infringement case to Akamai Technologies in August 2015. The announcement of this news alone erased more than $18 million from Limelight’s market value in a matter of hours.1