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February 24

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24 Feb 2018
Win a free delegate place at IPBC Global by taking part in the IAM benchmarking survey

Responses have been flowing in since the 2018 IAM benchmarking survey was launched two weeks ago. If you haven’t done so already, try to find 15 minutes to have your say on the critical issues and trends currently affecting the global IP market in areas such as transactions, patent quality, patent office performance, policy and litigation. Your participation will help to shine a...

23 Feb 2018
InterDigital sees revenue boosted by LG deal and forecasts big benefits from new US tax law

InterDigital announced its 2017 financials yesterday and while they didn’t match last year’s blockbuster performance, the company still saw total income of a little over $530 million. Although that was down from $665.9 million in 2016, its licensing agreement with LG Electronics signed in December helped boost recurring revenues for the fourth quarter to $99.1 million (up from...

23 Feb 2018
Drug pricing white paper allays pharma patent fears, but innovators should remain vigilant

A recent report from the US president’s executive office on reducing drug prices makes reassuring reading for innovators concerned about the future of pharmaceutical patents under the Trump administration. In contrast to comments previously made by the president and his new health secretary Alex Azar, the paper robustly defends innovators’ IP rights, while recommending regulatory...

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Trends in semiconductor patent transaction activity from 2013 to 2017

Upheavals in the semiconductor industry have seen patents change hands at unprecedented rates. This activity means that the IP landscape now looks very different to how it did five years ago
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