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Patent Pools and Other Forms of Aggregation

This paper recalls the EU antitrust provisions relating to patent pools and standard setting, the conclusions of an expert group tasked with...

SEP Licensing for the Internet of Things – Challenges for Patent...

Licensing standard essential patents (“SEPs”) for the Internet of Things (“IoT”) will create novel challenges for parties involved in both standardization and...
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The Possible Benefits of Pool Licensing for the Internet of Things,...

The fourth panel discussion at the LeadershIP EU Roundtable was dedicated to the pros and cons of patent pools for Standard Essential...
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Did FTC v. Qualcomm Create an Antitrust Duty to License SEPs?

In May 2019, Judge Lucy H. Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California issued a decision in...
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SSOs v. Silos and the “Quality of Innovation”

The paper sketches a comparison between two main models for the “organization of innovation” in digital markets: the standard setting organization (“SSO”)...

ECJ Ruling on Paroxetine

By James Killick, Marc Israel, Jérémie Jourdan & Aqeel Kadri (White & Case LLP)1 On January 30, 2020 (just sneaking in before Brexit), the European...

Antitrust Enforcement and Litigation in The Semiconductor Industry in China (Patterns...

By Wei Huang & Bei Yin Antitrust enforcement in the semiconductor industry in China has focused mainly on merger...

The Science of China’s Frand Rate-Setting

By He Jing In recent years China’s courts and antitrust authorities have increasingly played significant roles in setting FRAND...

Digital Data as an Essential Facility: Control

This paper examines the question of data as an essential facility. It argues that rather than size being the biggest driver of...
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Paroxetine – The EU Court of Justice Rules on Pay-For-Delay Settlements...

Maria José Schmidt-Kessen (Copenhagen Business School)1   Introduction While we are still awaiting the judgments in the pending appeals on pay-for-delay settlements in Lundbeck2 and Servier,3 the...

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