SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 28, 2017
Network-1 Technologies, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
445 Park Avenue, Suite 912, New York, New York 10022
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 829-5770
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 28, 2017, Network-1 Technologies, Inc. issued a press release announcing that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 9,832,266 ("Methods for Using Extracted Features to Perform an Action Associated with Identified Action Information") to Network-1. The claims in the newly issued patent are generally directed towards methods of content identification and performance of actions following therefrom.
A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits