On April 4, 2013, NanoInk, Inc. (the Company) filed a voluntary petition for relief under chapter 7 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. The bankruptcy case is pending as Case Number 13-14126 in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois Eastern Division. Deborah K. Ebner has been appointed Trustee, and is charged with the responsibility of liquidating the assets of the Company for the benefit of its creditors.

According to information provided to Trustee, the Company was a technology company specializing in nanometer-scale manufacturing and applications development for the life sciences, engineering, pharmaceutical, and education industries. Debtor's assets consist predominantly of intellectual property rights, including patents and license agreements. Debtor's patent portfolio originally consisted of over 440 total documents, including both owned and licensed properties. The portfolio included 60 U.S. patents, 74 U.S. patent applications, 97 foreign patents, and 230 foreign patent applications (the "Intellectual Property Assets").

Trustee is remarketing the Intellectual Property assets. Those with serious interest in purchasing any intellectual property assets are encouraged to contact Counsel for the Trustee.

A MEETING OF CREDITORS WAS HELD MAY 29, 2013 AT: 1:00 PM AT

OFFICE OF UNITED STATES TRUSTEE
219 South Dearborn Street
Room 804
Chicago, Illinois 60604

Persons interested in monitoring the progression of this case may obtain access to the official court docket through the web site of the United States Bankruptcy Court, the address of which is listed below. Be advised that it will be necessary for you to obtain an account, the instruction for which is outlined on the Court website.

www.ilnb.uscourts.gov

STATUS OF PENDING MATTERS:

14-00492 Ebner v. Allied Engineering, an Illinois corporation Order Granting Motion For Default Judgment Signed on 12/17/2014
14-00493 Ebner v. Dell Marketing L.P. Agreed Order Dismissing Adversary Proceeding Signed on 10/22/2014
14-00494 Ebner v. Izon Sciences US Ltd Order Scheduling Discovery Cutoff 3/31/15 Signed on 1/28/15
14-00495 Ebner v. Nanomotion, Inc. Order Granting Motion to Approve Compromise Signed on 1/28/2015
14-00496 Ebner v. Morrow Design, Inc. Order Granting Motion to Approve Settlement Signed on 1/28/2015
14-00497 Ebner v. Nanosurf, Inc. Order Granting Motion to Approve Settlement Signed on 1/28/2015
14-00498 Ebner v. Photo Sciences, Inc. Order Granting Motion For Default Judgment Signed on 12/17/2014
14-00499 Ebner v. Barbara McKittrick, individually and d/b/a The Strategy Factory Agreed Order Striking September 10, 2014 Status Hearing and Order Dismissing Adversary Proceeding with prejudice Signed on 8/29/2014

UPCOMING HEARINGS:

March 3, 2015 at 10:00
The Honorable Eugene Wedoff
US Bankruptcy Court, 219 South Dearborn Street, Chicago
14-00544 Ebner v. Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Inc., successor
  1. MOTION OF TRUSTEE TO APPROVE COMPROMISE WITH OXFORD INSTRUMENTS ASYLUM RESEARCH, INC., AND TO LIMIT NOTICE PURSUANT TO RULE 2002(h) OF THE FEDERAL RULES OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE
March 3, 2015 at 10:00
The Honorable Eugene Wedoff
US Bankruptcy Court, 219 South Dearborn Street, Chicago
13-14126 NanoInk, Inc.
  1. TRUSTEE’S MOTION TO RETAIN SPECIAL COUNSEL, TO LIMIT NOTICE PURSUANT TO RULE 2002(h) OF THE FEDERAL RULES OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE AND FOR OTHER RELIEF;
  2. MOTION TO AUTHORIZE ADVANCE AUTHORITY TO THE TRUSTEE TO SETTLE MATTERS INVOLVING UP TO $50,000.00, TO LIMIT NOTICE PURSUANT TO RULE 2002(h) OF THE FEDERAL RULES OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE AND FOR OTHER RELIEF; and
  3. SECOND INTERIM APPLICATION OF TRUSTEE FOR STATUTORY COMPENSATION AND EXPENSE REIMBURSEMENT AND REQUEST FOR APPROVAL OF NOTICE PURSUANT TO RULE 2002(h) OF THE FEDERAL RULES OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE

TRUSTEE:

Deborah K. Ebner, Trustee
11 East Adams Street
Suite 904
Chicago, Illinois 60603
(312) 922-3838 x1
www.debnertrustee.com