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Orange S.A. joins Sisvel’s Wi-Fi Licensing Program

London, October 6, 2015

Sisvel UK announced today that Orange S.A. has joined Sisvel’s Wi-Fi Licensing Program which aggregates Wi-Fi patents from different patent holders.

The licensing program will assure the growth and interoperability of Wi-Fi by providing fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory access to worldwide patent rights that are essential to the IEEE’s 802.11 Wi-Fi standard and related Wi-Fi Alliance specifications.

“We are thrilled to have Orange as a partner," said Nicholas Webb, Managing Director of Sisvel UK. "Orange's participation confirms the Group’s commitment to maximize the value which our license will provide to implementers of Wi-Fi technology”.

“We are delighted to join Sisvel’s Wi-Fi Licensing Program which provides a great platform to obtain a license to our Wi-Fi patents and we are pleased for the opportunity to facilitate agreements to make the 802.11 Wi-Fi standard widely available to users” indicated Luc Savage, Orange Vice President, Intellectual Property and Licensing.

Participation in Sisvel’s Wi-Fi Joint Licensing Agreement is open to new owners of Wi-Fi standard essential patents.

Information about the terms and conditions of Sisvel licenses under these patents, including royalty rates and the types of products covered, is available from Sisvel upon request by companies requiring a license.

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