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January 31, 2013
MyMedicalRecords, Inc. ("MMR"), a wholly owned subsidiary of MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF), today announced the filing of a complaint for patent infringement against Walgreen Co. The complaint alleges that Walgreens is infringing on MMR's Personal Health Records patent, specifically U.S. Patent No. 8,301,466, and as a result, MMR is seeking monetary damages as well as a permanent injunction. As stated in the complaint, Walgreens is the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2012 sales of $72 billion, operating 8061 drugstores and providing services to over 6 million customers. The complaint was filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, case number CV 13-00631, on January 29 and is available on the court's website http://www.pacer.gov/.
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January 28, 2013
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that the Japan Patent Office has allowed Patent Application No. 2008-529977 directed toward a Method and System for Providing Online Medical Records. The resulting patent will include 40 claims relating to accessing health records through a web site, collecting health records directly from healthcare providers, and managing the records such as by organizing the documents, applying additional password protection, and electronically sending the health records to healthcare providers. Additional patent applications are also pending in Japan.
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January 07, 2013
Healthcare Holdings Group, Inc. (HCH) extends patent infringement protection to its customer-base through a recently signed nonexclusive Patent License Agreement with MyMedicalRecords, Inc. a wholly-owned subsidiary of MMRGlobal (OTC: MMRF). Established in the Personal Health Records (PHR) market with AccessMyRecords.com since 2005, HCH breaks into the Electronic Health Records (EHR) market with MU compliance and customer-base protection as a guiding force for their HIMSS13 multi-product launch—the highly anticipated release of ChartZoneMD EHR Software Suite for General Practitioners and Chiropractic disciplines.
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December 20, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR") and VISIINC PLC ("VISI") jointly announced today that bundled VISI-MMRPro systems are in the process of being shipped and installed to Burkhart Dental. Burkhart is the first major account to install the VISI-MMRPro bundled solution, which is being sold through its network of more than 24,000 dental practice clients across the U.S. VISI-MMRPro is being sold by VISIINC under the terms of an exclusive multi-year distribution agreement between VISI and MMRGlobal for delivery to dental offices. The first deliveries under the agreement called for 25 systems to be shipped in the quarter ended September 30, 2012. VISI-MMRPro is a powerful new bundled solution comprised of hardware and software that can scan and digitize medical records and images in a dental office for storage and sharing. The system also acts as a gateway to synchronize paper-based records into any Electronic Medical Records system. The announcement follows MMRGlobal's filings in its third quarter financial statements that MMR and VISIINC had entered into the agreement to sell 1,275 patented MMRPro systems.
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December 18, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) today announced it has filed a Form 8-K regarding the signing of another royalty-based licensing agreement. On December 17, 2012, MyMedicalRecords, Inc. ("MMR") signed a Non-Exclusive Patent License Agreement with Healthcare Holdings Group, Inc. ("HCH"), the parent of Access My Records, Inc., to license the U.S. rights for the health IT patents owned by MyMedicalRecords, Inc. These include but are not limited to U.S. Patent Numbers 8,321,240; 8,301,466; 8,117,045; 8,117,646; and 8,121,855, as well as any other health IT patents to be issued pursuant to pending applications filed by MyMedicalRecords in the United States and all divisions, continuations, reissues, and extensions (the "MMR Patents"). The initial term of the Agreement is five years and automatically renews to the expiration date of the last licensed patent to expire, which currently in the U.S. is twenty years from the date of filing. MMRGlobal is a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs) including its MyMedicalRecords.com PHR and MMRPro document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals.
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December 13, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and MMRPro document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that it has received another Notice of Allowance, U.S. Serial No. 13/352,045, from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The NOA includes 27 claims that expand the Company's "Method and System for Providing Online Medical Records," including methods relating to how patients request medical information from hospitals and physicians. The NOA is in addition to the Company's five patents issued by the USPTO including U.S. Patent Nos. 8,121,855; 8,117,646; 8,117,045; 8,301,466 and 8,321,240, as well as another Notice of Allowance, U.S. Serial No. 13/352,068, issued earlier this month. MMR's patent portfolio also includes numerous other issued patents and pending applications in countries of commercial interest around the world including Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Mexico, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Israel, and European nations.
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December 03, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that it has received a Notice of Allowance, U.S. Serial No. 13/352,068, from the United States Patent and Trademark Office which further expands the Company's "Method and System for Providing Online Medical Records." In short, the most recent allowed application expands MMR's patent portfolio with additional claims directed toward a Web-based service to access and collect health records from different types of service providers, including, but not limited to, retail pharmacies as well as hospitals, providers and other healthcare professionals providing services over the Internet. The health records, including prescriptions, may be collected from service providers using various types of messaging including email, facsimile, uploads, and voice. Moreover, there are additional claims in the newly allowed patent application related to collecting insurance information, calendaring, and other features, which are already provided by MMR's products and services.
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November 27, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR") today announced that its fifth online medical records patent, U.S. Patent No. 8,321,240, is being issued from the United States Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday, November 27th. As of the issuance, MMR will be the owner of five U.S. patents pertaining to Personal Health Records and other eHealth records, along with additional patents in at least 13 other countries of commercial interest. The newest patent significantly adds to the Company's growing Health Information Technology ("HIT") patent portfolio consisting of 360 issued and/or pending claims, many originating as far back as 2005, while further solidifying MMR's position in the online medical records market. MMR has already contacted and offered licenses to more than 1,000 hospitals, group practices, and EMR and PHR providers in letters, sales presentations and other public forums. Since the Company began sending notices, it has reached agreements with EMR vendor(s) and others who provide health IT products and is in conversations with hospitals, trade associations and nursing agencies with regard to selling or licensing of the Company's products and services or eHealth IP.
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November 05, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) (the "Company" or "MMR") today announced that while Superstorm Sandy pounded the East Coast, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued another health information technology patent to MMR. U.S. Patent No. 8,301,466, entitled "Method and System for Providing Online Records," was issued in the wake of the hurricane and one year in advance of the government's Meaningful Use requirement that patients be provided access to their personal health information online through a Personal Health Record or other form of patient portal by 2014. The Company also announced that this week it begins the process of court-ordered proceedings against Surgery Center Management, LLC ("SCM") under a $30 million Settlement and Patent License Agreement with SCM (the "SCM License"), of which the Company claims a minimum of $10 million is now due. Ted Ward of the law firm Liner Grode Stein Yankelevitz Sunshine Regenstreif & Taylor LLP ("Liner Law"), who represents the Company on patent licensing and infringement matters and on the SCM case, is also in the process of contacting hospitals and other healthcare professionals regarding the enforcement of the Company's intellectual property rights and opportunities to license the technology. "The Company has a written and executed agreement with SCM that is fully integrated and provides that SCM is to pay the Company $30 million, $5 million per year. We fully expect the Company to prevail in this matter. Further, because SCM has breached the terms of the SCM License Agreement, the Company will also protect its rights in Federal Court by pursuing claims for patent infringement against SCM," said Mr. Ward.
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October 31, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) (the "Company" or "MMR") today announced that less than one month before scheduling of court-ordered arbitration proceedings against Surgery Center Management, LLC ("SCM"), the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued another health information technology patent to MMR. The Company is in its second year of a $30 million license agreement with SCM for which the Company claims a minimum of $10 million is now due. Ted Ward of Liner Grode Stein Yankelevitz Sunshine Regenstreif & Taylor LLP ("Liner Law"), who represents the Company on patent licensing and infringement matters, is in the process of contacting numerous hospitals and other healthcare professionals regarding the enforcement of the Company's intellectual property rights and the opportunity to license the technology.
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October 25, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. MMRF -0.60% ("MMR") today announced that it is already in the process of delivering the second group of 25 MMRPro systems pursuant to an agreement with a reseller of medical products and services to healthcare professionals as announced by the Company on October 1, 2012. The contract calls for an initial 75 units, of which the first 50 will have been delivered by the end of this quarter and the remaining 25 in the first quarter of 2013. Starting in the second quarter of next year, the agreement calls for the reseller to purchase or license a guaranteed minimum of 100 additional MMRPro systems per quarter over the life of the three-year contract, which represents a minimum of $5 million to $16.8 million in revenues in addition to $1,050,000 for the first 75 units. MMR plans on issuing a joint press release as early as next week with additional details announced leading up to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas January 8-11 and a planned press conference at HIMSS 2013 in New Orleans in March.
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June 21, 2012
4medica has announced that it will incorporate MMR's patented MMRPro and MyMedicalRecords systems into its Integrated Electronic Health Record (4medica iEHR®) to create Communications Gateway, an EHR platform for secure, HIPAA-compliant inbound/outbound faxing. 4medica provides the industry's leading cloud clinical integration platform and solutions. MMRGlobal is a provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs) and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals.
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June 11, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. has announced that it has agreements in place to launch the Company's health IT products and services in Europe. MMR plans on installing its MMRPro document management and imaging system in St. Helens Hospital in the United Kingdom (www.sthk.nhs.uk). As a result of the Company's existing relationships and agreements with Kodak distributors, Chartis and others, MMR is expanding in the UK and France, which will also include its MyMedicalRecords Personal health Record (PHR).
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May 31, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. has announced that it has entered into an amended services agreement with E-Mail Frequency (www.emailfrequency.com) to offer the Company's MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record (PHR) products and services exclusively to a consortium of wholesale affinity and employee benefit Telemedicine Providers starting this July. The providers deliver services connecting patients to physicians online for consults and treatment from the privacy of their home or office. The agreement calls for E-mail Frequency to offer embedded PHRs to more than one million wholesale benefit recipients in the first year of service. E-mail Frequency clients already include AmeriDoc™ (www.ameridoc.com), a nationwide telemedicine service provider of 24/7 access to licensed physicians via telephone, video and secure e-mail, and National Benefit Builders, Inc. (www.nbbicard.com), an industry leader in marketing and distributing discount health, dental, vision and prescription drug networks headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey with Regional Offices in New York, Texas, Florida, and elsewhere.
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April 10, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. and Unis-Tonghe Technology (Zhengzhou) Co., Ltd. will work with Alcatel-Lucent (ALU) to collaborate and participate in the launch of MMR's Personal Health Record products and services in China.
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March 26, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that it has filed 186 Provisional Patent Applications covering its health information technology (HIT) portfolio of products and services. The Company's intellectual property portfolio includes biotech assets acquired from its merger with Favrille, Inc. in January 2009 and its portfolio of health IT patents as a result of MyMedicalRecords, Inc.'s patent filings starting in 2005.
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February 06, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records ("PHR"), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced its global lineup at the annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition, February 21-24, 2012, in Booth #2062. The Company will be joined in Las Vegas at the Health IT trade show by international strategic partners from Australia, Jacques Blandin, Chairman and Founder of VisiInc, PLC, and from China, Luo Jianhui, Vice President and Chairman of Unisoft Group, Unis-Tonghe Technology (Zhengzhou) Co., Ltd. Alcatel-Lucent, a majority owner of Shanghai Bell, will also support MMR with the Company's Unis-Tonghe relationship in China. MMR U.S. strategic partner Interbit Data will demonstrate a customized version of MMRPatientView, developed exclusively for MEDITECH's Electronic Medical Record ("EMR") systems. Also present in the booth will be strategic development partner UST Global who is connecting MMR to UST EMR solutions.
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January 30, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records (PHRs), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that at the 2012 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas, February 20-24, the Company will showcase a certified Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system that connects to its patented Personal Health Record products and services. Exhibiting in booth #2062, the Company will also be selling its complete line-up of patented health IT products and services, including its MyMedicalRecords PHR (www.mmrvideos.com) and MMRPro (www.mmrprovideos.com) document management and imaging system for healthcare professionals driven by Kodak and Fujitsu network scanning solutions.
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January 25, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records ("PHR"), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that The MichaelBassGroup ("MBG"), a leading investment banking and strategic advisory services firm (www.michaelbass.com), issued a special report January 20, 2012 (http://michaelbass.com/PDF/JAN20MMRF.pdf) citing the global market for Personal Health Records at $19 billion, and focusing on the patents issued, pending and owned by MyMedicalRecords, Inc., the Company's wholly owned-subsidiary, in connection with a METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING ONLINE MEDICAL RECORDS, and a METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING ONLINE RECORDS. In their report, MBG valued these patents at a minimum of $300 million to as much as $800 million. The patents cover numerous claims involving the provision of Personal Health Records and other health information and document management systems and technologies. The patents (amongst other things) address the management of paper and other information contained in a Personal Health Record and deal with the fact that while doctors are migrating to Electronic Medical Records, they still receive an average of 1033 faxes per month of patient information.
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January 23, 2012
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCBB: MMRF) ("MMR"), a leading provider of Personal Health Records ("PHR"), MyEsafeDepositBox storage solutions and electronic document management and imaging systems for healthcare professionals, today announced that it will debut its MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record and Emergency View portals as custom mobile and tablet apps for Android devices at the upcoming HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas, February 20-24, in booth 2062 www.himssconference.org. The announcement comes just after the Company introduced its telemedicine portal this month with Alcatel-Lucent's ng Connect at the Consumer Electronics Show.
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