The controversial legislation is set to come into force this year and will place extra burdens on service providers, while heralding a new, more interventionist approach to the regulation of online platforms in the digital economy
Patent focus has shifted to energy storage as cost-effectiveness achieved for wind and solar power, but the failure to address the role of IP hinders transfer mechanisms
The Barcelona Commercial Court saw a 43% jump in its special IP docket during February's gathering of the mobile industry's elite in the Catalan capital, with companies such as Samsung, Xiaomi, ZTE, LG and Sisvel all involved
IAM's annual benchmarking survey is designed to identify the key concerns of senior decision makers in areas such as deal-making, valuation, patent office performance, top litigation venues and policy
Swedish company issues statement after an unsourced Chinese media article claims that a probe into its licensing practices is underway
When it comes to litigation strategy, drug businesses have another option to consider in some cases thanks to recent rulings from the courts of England and Wales.
As fears grow over subject-matter eligibility and technological convergence threatens to reshape the competitive landscape, patent strategy has become even more crucial for medical device companies
Given the difficulty that pharmaceutical products face when it comes to reaching market, Arrow declarations can be a crucial means of slicing through the knot.
New IAM research reports identify the key trends shaping the global IP market – and tell you how to respond
An insider’s guide to how it has revolutionised the life sciences patent landscape - and will continue to do so
The key takeaways from WIPO’s 2018 IP indicators report
Retrial ordered in Huawei v InterDigital; Apple representatives threatened with detention in continuing injunction flap; national IP appeals court opens doors and much more from the Middle Kingdom
When it fought the smartphone wars, the iPhone giant was riding the crest of a sales wave; the current dispute, though, is being conducted as times get tougher
Previous FRAND-related rulings indicate judges in China could set a global rate, would adopt the hard-edged non-discrimination obligation and would consider the parties' negotiation behaviours when reaching their decisions
TCL v Ericsson and Unwired Planet v Huawei send two very different messages to auto companies being approached by patent pools such as Avanci to take SEP licences, says Unified Patents' chief IP counsel Jonathan Stroud