Briefing Room: Licensing Disputes
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What is the Role for Antitrust in ICT Licensing Disputes?

David S. Evans
Chairman, Global Economics Group, Univ. of Chicago, Univ. College London.

Dina Kallay
Director of Intellectual Property and Competition.

Douglas Ginsburg
Judge, US Court of Appeals (DC Circuit), George Mason University.

Christopher S. Yoo
Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Webinar on antitrust and patents for the information, communication and technology industries. Learn more from our top-notch experts about standard essential patents, FRAND and what behaviors, if any, could be considered anticompetitive.

Scholarly Articles
FRAND in India: Emerging Developments
FRAND Commitments in Theory and Practice: A Response to Lemley and Shapiro's 'A Simple Approach'
European Standards in Chinese Courts – A Case of Sep and Frand Disputes in China
Huaweï v. ZTE: Judicial Conservatism at the Patent-Antitrust Intersection
Methodologies for Calculating FRAND Royalty Rates and Damages: An Analysis of Existing Case Law
Justifying Antitrust Intervention in ICT Sector Patent Disputes: How to Address the Hold-Up Problem
Judicial and Administrative Rulings
EU Commission, Motorola - Enforcement of GPRS standard essential patents, 39985, 29 April 2014, hereinafter “Motorola decision”.
EU Commission, Samsung – Enforcement of UMTS Standard Essential Patents, 39939, 29 April 2014, hereinafter “Samsung decision”.
Orange-Book Standard, 6 May 2009, KZR 39/06
ECJ C-170/13, Huawei Technologies vs ZTE corp.
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Ericsson vs D-Link
Rambus Inc. v. FTC, 522 F.3d 456, 466 (D.C. Cir. 2008).
Intellectual Property Enforcement Guidelines Canada
Guidelines for the Use of Intellectual Property under the Antimonopoly Act (Japan)
Antirust Guidelines for the licensing of intellectual property (USA)
Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights
Results of the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center International Survey on Dispute Resolution in Technology Transactions
OECD Policy Roundtable, Competition, Patents and Innovation II

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