InterDigital FRAND decision analysis; Cedar Lane data dive; trade secrets insurance; new Blackberry patents purchaser; EBA ‘plausibility’ opinion; plus much more

Everything we covered on IAM over the last seven days – and all you need to know from the global IP market to set yourself up for the start of another busy week.

MONDAY 20 March

IPBC Korea will return on 20 April, bringing both regional and international corporate IP leaders together in Seoul to discuss key issues in intellectual property. Register here

Long read: What the UK InterDigital v Lenovo decision means for global SEP licensing disputes. Read more here

Data dive: Examining the practice of Cedar Lane Technologies – America’s top-filing NPE. Read more here

TUESDAY 21 March

Data dive: Next generation firewall patent filings on the rise as competition heats up. Read more here

Interview: New commercial ecosystem for trade secrets on the cards, says first-ever specialist insurance provider. Read more here

BlackBerry reveals new buyer and $200M deal - plus back-end royalties. Read more here


Long read: Holistic IP strategy layering multiple forms of protection covers innovation at Waymo. Read more here

WiLAN boosts 2022 licensing revenue 470% YOY thanks to big licences to Apple, others. Read more here


Weekly column: InterDigital’s UK setback highlights patent litigation risks. Read more here

NuCana’s big-money damages hopes suffer blow as UK court backs Gilead in European dispute. Read more here

Interview: Via Licensing taps Xiaomi’s former IP strategy head as advisor. Read more here

FRIDAY 24 March

New BlackBerry portfolio buyers have pedigree – but clock is ticking. Read more here

Enlarged Board of Appeal fails to offer clear guidance in highly-anticipated “plausibility” opinion. Read more here


Opinion: IAM editor Rachel Mountain reflects on what is coming up next week in Paris at the biggest IPBC Europe ever. Read more here

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