6-NATIONAL FRAND RATE-SETTING LEGISLATION: A CURE FOR INTERNATIONAL JURISDICTIONAL COMPETITION IN STANDARDS-ESSENTIAL PATENT LITIGATION? By Jorge L. Contreras

National FRAND Rate-Setting Legislation: A Cure for International Jurisdictional Competition in...

The willingness of national courts to set global FRAND royalty rates for patents that are essential to key industry standards has led to international...
7-CONTINENTAL v. AVANCI: THE FIFTH CIRCUIT CONFIRMS THE FALLACY OF “COMPULSORY LICENSE-TO-ALL” By Dina Kallay

Continental v. Avanci: The Fifth Circuit Confirms the Fallacy of “Compulsory...

In its February and June 2022 Continental v. Avanci decisions, the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit affirmed, and then reaffirmed, dismissal of...
8-PATENT HOLDOUT EXPLAINS WHY PATENT HOLDUP IS STILL ON THE TABLE: IN MEMORIAM OF ALEXANDER GALETOVIC By Jorge Padilla

Patent Holdout Explains why Patent Holdup is Still on the Table:...

The evidence reported in two empirical papers co-authored by the late Professor Galetovic, showing that all observable implications of the patent holdup theory are...
Injunctions Facilitate Patent Licensing Deals: Evidence from the Automotive Sector

Injunctions Facilitate Patent Licensing Deals: Evidence from the Automotive Sector

By Igor Nikolic*   Since the automotive sector chose to incorporate cellular standards (2G to 5G) in its vehicles, there have been tensions between car...
The Proposal for Licensee Negotiations Groups (LNGs) in SEP

The Proposal for Licensee Negotiations Groups (LNGs) in SEP – An...

By Elisabeth Opie, LLM GAICD1 & Haris Tsilikas, LLM2   I. Introduction International standards and Standards Development Organizations (“SDOs”) have attracted the attention of policymakers worldwide...
China Law

An Overview of Recent FRAND Remedies in China

By Yong Bai, Dayu Man, & Michael Yan1   Introduction A great deal has been written about the meaning and effect of the "fair, reasonable, and...
7- The Past and Future of SEP Antitrust in China By Alexandra (Pu) Yang & Fan Guo

The Past and Future of SEP Antitrust in China

Chinese antitrust laws remain an effective legal weapon against SEP abuses. Unlike in the U.S. and E.U. where antitrust laws are fading away at...
8- Development of Adjudicating Global FRAND Rate in China: A review of OPPO v. Sharp By Guanbin XIE, Shan JIAO & Qing YING

Development of Adjudicating Global FRAND Rate in China: A review of...

In recent ten years, the Chinese courts have heard a series of SEP cases and are becoming more deeply involved in the international SEP...
8- The EU AI Act – Balancing Human Rights and Innovation Through Regulatory Sandboxes and Standardization By Katerina Yordanova

The EU AI Act – Balancing Human Rights and Innovation Through...

EU has invested a lot of efforts into creating a human-centric legislative framework for artificial intelligence, as part of its economy’s digital and green...
Antitrust Chronicle - New Madison Revisited

Antitrust Chronicle – New Madison Revisited

Dear Readers, James Madison, the fourth U.S. president and a principal drafter of the U.S. Constitution, is credited with including Article I, Section 8, Clause...
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