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Xiaomi IP head urges FRAND royalty rethink; Tesla embraces patents; IP Bridge targets Nordic giants; China solar patent lead; Covid waiver talks begin; plus much more

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Xiaomi IP head urges FRAND royalty rethink; Tesla embraces patents; IP Bridge targets Nordic giants; China solar patent lead; Covid waiver talks begin; plus much more
The new UK innovation tsar will need to drill deep to tackle the country’s patent lag
19 Jun 2021

The new UK innovation tsar will need to drill deep to tackle the country’s patent lag

British businesses have demonstrated their innovative capacity time and again, but their consistent failure to develop the IP that secures it is a problem that must be addressed

DoJ signals SEP shift; German injunction regime change; US patent deals down; Trade secrets move up corporate agenda; Pharma portfolio M&A analysis; plus much more
13 Jun 2021

DoJ signals SEP shift; German injunction regime change; US patent deals down; Trade secrets move up corporate agenda; Pharma portfolio M&A analysis; plus much more

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12 Jun 2021

Increasing diversity in innovation – a call to action

If the US is to compete successfully with China and the rest of the world it must make use of all the talent at its disposal – and that means ensuring more women get to the cutting edge of the invention process Read more

6 Jun 2021

Nokia seals Daimler licence deal; Xiaomi’s $1bn royalty spend; TiVo beats RPX to video IP; Major patent shake-up in China; IPBC Global set for Seattle; plus much more

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5 Jun 2021

Increasing R&D and infrastructure investment is vital to US tech success

If the 21st century is to be another American one, both the government and business must commit to higher spending to strengthen the foundations on which innovation is built Read more

2 Jun 2021

IPBC Global all set to return as an in-person event in 2021

The world’s pre-eminent conference about the business of IP will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Seattle this November Read more

30 May 2021

Germany top for patent plaintiffs; Huawei IP head moves on; Amgen’s $40bn SCOTUS win; Ericsson Samsung deal analysis; USPTO leads on diversity; plus much more

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28 May 2021

For patent plaintiffs, Germany is the world’s top jurisdiction, exclusive IAM survey finds

The country beats the US into second place, but defendants say American courts are the best place to be Read more

23 May 2021

Iancu slams IP waiver; Semiconductor patenting powers ahead; AbbVie feels Humira heat; How to calculate portfolio ROI; Abandonment rates rise; plus much more

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22 May 2021

Six questions for an IP market at a critical turning point

Jacob Schindler identifies some of the key issues he will be focusing on as he assumes the IAM editor’s chair Read more

18 May 2021

Data reveals patenting in semiconductors is on the rise, with Asia accelerating its output

Co-published - Filing activity is trending upward in major registries, reflecting a global push for supremacy in a lucrative market Read more

16 May 2021

Brazil kills-off thousands of pharma IP rights; Oppo acquires ZTE SEPs; No end to US patent damages spike; Nokia v Daimler deep dive; an IAM farewell; plus much more

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15 May 2021

The final filing ...

After seven years and many memorable moments with IAM, Richard Lloyd signs-off as editor Read more

9 May 2021

Ericsson agrees Samsung licensing deal; US covid IP waiver concerns; Huawei’s huge royalty income revealed; UK's IP woes; LG smartphone portfolio gold; plus much more

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8 May 2021

Biden’s backing for the covid vaccine IP waiver should concern all rights owners

This week’s unprecedented move raises a series of worrying questions and puts in doubt the administration’s commitment to fostering innovative activity Read more

2 May 2021

Time for covid patent truth; 6G SEP race begins; IPR institution rate up; LG mobile portfolio sale concerns; Unprecedented Chinese IP antitrust ruling; and much more

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26 Apr 2021

Get smarter about covid patents or pay the price

On World IP Day it's time to get a few things straight about where the real problems in getting jabs to those who need them really lie Read more

25 Apr 2021

Ericsson royalties tumble; China IP service provider crackdown; 101 denials drop at USPTO; Japan plans for 6G SEP lead; NEC lands BlackBerry patents; and much more

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18 Apr 2021

ITC ban sparks $1.8bn trade secret deal; DoJ IEEE policy move spooks SEP owners; Brazil IP law suspension; EV patent analysis; China crypto IP battle; and much more

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11 Apr 2021

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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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 Read 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

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