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): February 14, 2013
Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
445 Park Avenue, Suite 1020, 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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On February 15, 2013, Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that it agreed to settle its patent litigation against NEC Corporation and NEC Corporation of America pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Tyler Division, for infringement of Network-1's Remote Power Patent (U.S. Patent No. 6,218,930). The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.