Patent Sales


As one of the world's most innovative companies, HP offers patents for sale online.

HP owns one of the world's largest patent portfolios - comprised of more than 37,000 worldwide patents. Currently more than 4,000 patents are available for license or sale. Take a moment to review these patents and see the many ways in which they can help your business.

Patents posted here are available to the public to bid on for seven weeks. Please note, however, that the sale of these patents are subject to certain conditions. To learn more about detailed terms and conditions, click here.

Current patent lots for public sale include:

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Our Patent Sales process

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Online Broker Program


HP-approved online patent brokers enjoy advanced previews of patent lots prior to public posting.

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