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Aon’s $400m IP fund; Nokia seals major Lenovo deal; LG touts smartphone patents; Influential senator's USPTO boss red lines; Sony IP strategy analysis; and much more

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Aon’s $400m IP fund; Nokia seals major Lenovo deal; LG touts smartphone patents; Influential senator's USPTO boss red lines; Sony IP strategy analysis; and much more
Time is running out to help choose the IP Hall of Fame inductees for 2021
8 Apr 2021

Time is running out to help choose the IP Hall of Fame inductees for 2021

Nomination process has just a week to go, then the Academy makes its picks

BlackBerry confirms portfolio sale plan; US patent suits climb; CAFC nominee’s IP credentials; CRISPR in Europe; Litigation spend up, say IP leaders; and much more
4 Apr 2021

BlackBerry confirms portfolio sale plan; US patent suits climb; CAFC nominee’s IP credentials; CRISPR in Europe; Litigation spend up, say IP leaders; and much more

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1 Apr 2021

Spending on patent litigation set to increase, according to IP industry leaders

Over 50% of respondents in the latest IAM Panels Survey believe rises are on the cards over the next six months Read more

29 Mar 2021

Getting to the truth about global patent litigation

Take part in the IAM survey will lift the lid on the state of play in established jurisdictions and key emerging markets Read more

28 Mar 2021

World’s biggest portfolios revealed; Sony IP strategy exclusive; Change of guard at CAFC; East Asia EPO biotech boom; Brazilian patents in peril; and much more

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25 Mar 2021

New IAM report names the companies that own the biggest US, Chinese and European patent portfolios

Samsung, Robert Bosch and Huawei take the top spots in the world’s most important markets, exclusive data and analysis shows Read more

21 Mar 2021

Huawei sets 5G licensing rate; Signs point to Tesla Avanci deal; China patent filings purge; Nokia IP head hails successes; US patent damages analysis; and much more

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18 Mar 2021

Another brick in the wall towards patents becoming fully-fledged assets

Announcing the creation of SPIF - a non-partisan, open standard, human readable solution for uniquely identifying patent assets that is consistent with existing formats Read more

14 Mar 2021

Intel hit by $2bn WDTX damages; Top German court clamps down on holdout; Covid patent doubts; Nokia and Samsung video deal; China blockchain IP lead; and much more

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12 Mar 2021

IAM launches first-ever global patent litigation survey

You are invited to take part in a unique initiative designed to gauge the global state of play, as well as what the future may hold Read more

7 Mar 2021

Top EPO and PCT IP firms named; Ups and downs of licensing in a pandemic; IPRs post-Iancu; Big Pharma patent monetisation peril; Asia shift for SEPs; and much more

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2 Mar 2021

Negotiating patent licensing agreements during a pandemic

Co-published - Although some major deals in the semiconductor space have been concluded over the last year, respondents to a survey on virtual negotiations see major difficulties in online discussions Read more

1 Mar 2021

The search for 2021’s inductees into the IP Hall of Fame is underway

Nomination process now open with a new category introduced in memory of Todd Dickinson Read more

28 Feb 2021

IEEE reviews patent policy; Huge China trade secrets award; SEPs move up US agenda; Exclusive Spangenberg interview; Top battery tech portfolios named; and much more

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22 Feb 2021

Boom in M&A shifts semiconductor patent landscape

Co-published A surge in activity in 2020 could lead to major IP reconfigurations in the sector Read more

21 Feb 2021

US must lead on FRAND; BlackBerry royalties don't impress markets; USPTO Director race narrows; Top IP lessons for biotech SMEs; InterDigital eyes M&A; and much more

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15 Feb 2021

Uptrend in oppositions could spell costly delays for Indian patent applicants

Practitioners say greater attention to detail during the prosecution process can head off frivolous challenges Read more

14 Feb 2021

No UK EPO exit; Next USPTO Director latest; New finance boosts NPEs; Foreign SEP owners take China validity hit; French delight for patent plaintiffs; and much more

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7 Feb 2021

IBM abandonments soar; China scraps patent subsidies; UK EPO membership doubts; Acacia targets five with Yahoo! IP; New plan to judge SEP essentiality; and much more

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31 Jan 2021

Ericsson licensing fee warning; Allergan's ITC Botox trade secrets win; VVC pool initiative fails; Huawei portfolio deep dive; Iancu legacy analysis; and much more

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29 Jan 2021

Love him or loathe him, few USPTO directors have left an impression like Iancu

From new 101 guidelines to PTAB reform and changing the narrative around innovation, America’s now former IP chief built a considerable legacy Read more

27 Jan 2021

IAM is getting even bigger and better this year

Exciting new offerings on our platform combined with a stellar line-up of online events guarantee subscribers more bang for their buck than ever before Read more

24 Jan 2021

VVC patent demand surges; Ericsson v Samsung state of play; BlackBerry reaps Facebook settlement dividend; Six biopharma IP deal trends; Leading universities form unique pool; and much more

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17 Jan 2021

IV and RPX mega deal; Huawei secures BlackBerry IP; China’s patent attorney boom; USPTO grants remain at historic high; Fortress NPE targets tech trio; and much more

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10 Jan 2021

US patent suits soar; Apple’s 10-year IP buying spree; Inside Samsung’s Wuhan anti-suit injunction; Google and Intel deal; PTAB success rates analysis; and much more

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9 Jan 2021

Revealed: the email Andrei Iancu sent to USPTO staff on the day the US Capitol was stormed

“I am heartbroken to see this affront to our constitutional electoral process,” the agency’s Director wrote Read more

3 Jan 2021

Ericsson v Samsung explodes into life; Biggest stories of 2020; New IP strategies for biopharma; How to go it alone; Top licensing tips; plus much more

We published a number of pieces over the Christmas and New Year period, here’s a recap for those who were doing other things Read more

24 Dec 2020

The IAM Christmas Playlist 2020

What the editorial team will be listening to as they sup on mulled wine and down mince pies Read more

22 Dec 2020

The keys to effective IP monetisation

Patent licensing is as much an art as it is a science, explain some of those featured in the new IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders guide Read more

22 Dec 2020

If you're thinking of going it alone, here are some tips from those who have

Seven pieces of advice from IP pioneers who decided to leave their jobs and set up on their own Read more

21 Dec 2020

Four predictions on how AI will reshape the IP landscape

IAM’s Strategy 300 Global Leaders share their insights on what the future holds for AI and patents – and what companies need to do now to stay ahead Read more

20 Dec 2020

Asia’s top IP teams named; Qualcomm cools on pools; Top pharma royalty deals of 2020; Albright tightens grip on US patent cases; How to halt hold-up; plus much more

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19 Dec 2020

Those who adopt a hold-out strategy in SEP FRAND licensing should face the prospect of a market red card

Football shows how to deal with the long delays in licensing negotiations caused by those doing all they can to avoid paying a fair royalty, argues InterDigital’s Eeva Hakoranta Read more

18 Dec 2020

Japan’s leading corporate IP departments revealed

The country's Asia IP Elite made some big strategic shifts in 2020 as they weathered an unprecedented year Read more

17 Dec 2020

China’s top in-house IP teams revealed

In a year marked by resilience, Chinese IP giants are pushing to close the gap with overseas competitors Read more

15 Dec 2020

East Asian giants leave their stamp on the IP market

IAM reveals the Asia IP Elite members for 2020 from two dynamic high-tech jurisdictions: South Korea and Taiwan Read more

14 Dec 2020

The last 12 months have been good for patent owners, say global IP leaders

Exclusive Panels Report for IAM focuses on key issues, including: portfolio management, litigation, monetisation, the regulatory environment and strategic priorities Read more

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