Nortel, in bankruptcy, sells IPv4 address block for $7.5 million

Larry Blunk ljb at
Thu Mar 24 10:10:14 CDT 2011

On 03/24/2011 10:06 AM, Joe Provo wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 01:27:29PM +0000, Tony Finch wrote:
>> Jay Nakamura<zeusdadog at>  wrote:
>>> 666,624 is kind of odd number, isn't it?  That comes out to a
>>> /13,/15,/19,/21 and a /22.
>> > From the court documents I gather that it is a collection of miscellaneous
>> blocks that Nortel acquired over the years, presumable via corporate M&A.
>> However there isn't (as far as I can see) a list of the actual blocks. See
>> docket 5143 at
> Exhibit B expressly indicates they were listed but filed under seal;
> interesting to request that.  Previous documents indicate they used a
> third party to shop things around, who got a $200k retainer and is
> getting paid 5% of the sale.

    Docket #4435, Exhibit B has more information on the IP address
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