FRAND/SEPs

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InterDigital-Samsung arbitration has begun as Lenovo funds continue flowing

Liren Chen, CEO of the Delaware-based licensing business, pledged to make Lenovo pay fully – not just for cellular SEPs as the UK case commanded, but video technologies sought in its German litigation

04 August 2023

Breaking: Indian Supreme Court orders Oppo to stump up security deposit in Nokia 5G SEP spat

An interim injunction decision is expected to follow in India in the coming weeks

04 August 2023

The US may have left it too late to take FRAND leadership

Kathi Vidal and Chris Coons clearly see standards as a pivotal issue and have made no secret of their concerns about the proposed EU SEP licensing regulation, but they are constrained in how far and how quickly they can act

03 August 2023

Nokia v Oppo and CCI jurisdiction decisions set new benchmarks for SEP jurisprudence

The Delhi High Court’s division benches have delivered noteworthy judgments in Nokia v Oppo and in the decision that the CCI lacks jurisdiction to investigate patent-related issues. These rulings are good news for SEP holders and innovators and raise the standards for Indian patent adjudication.

02 August 2023

Who is who: key players in the global RIS patent landscape

RIS has received attention from a diverse number of players working towards creating SEP portfolios. As the technology progresses and becomes more sophisticated and with the standardisation process underway, an acceleration of patent filings in the coming years is very likely.

02 August 2023

VC funding, green tech boom and AI to be discussed at IPBC Asia 2023

The full agenda is now available for this year’s event, taking place at the Palace Hotel in Tokyo between 28 and 30 November

01 August 2023

Sharp and Vivo ink cross-licence agreement bringing end to Chinese litigation

The deal grants the companies use of each other’s patents in various wireless communication technologies

01 August 2023

IAM’s top takeaways from IPBC Global 2023

Litigation funding, looking beyond patents and driving business in new markets – our editorial team reflects on the key messages from the world’s leading IP conference

27 July 2023

Nokia wins UK willingness decision, while Oppo terminates French distribution

Chinese handset maker to concede to UK-set FRAND rate or be injuncted in the country

26 July 2023

Global standardisation efforts well underway for pivotal RIS technology

RIS is a cutting-edge technology that aims to bridge the gap between 5G and 6G. As ETSI and 3GPP progress in efforts towards standardisation  there are key IP management lessons for those hoping to build an effective portfolio strategy in this large and complex area.

26 July 2023

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