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BREAKING: Avanci signs Volkswagen Group to fast-growing 5G programme

Joint licensing platform passes the 25-licensee mark in its first six months

20 February 2024

Meet the Irish NPE that is suing automakers and tech companies

Atlantic IP Services-associated entity defeated in latest declaratory judgment action filed by BMW Group

19 February 2024

South Korea most likely to take the lead in lithium-ion battery race

As the global lithium-ion battery invention space continues to grow in portfolio size and strength, all eyes are on South Korean firms, which dominate the top 10 patent holders. According to analysis, the country is on the path to claiming the patent portfolio top spot from Japan in the coming years.

14 February 2024

BREAKING: Avanci signs up General Motors to 5G platform

First US brands join the 5G-era programme

13 February 2024

Dolby touts ZEEKR EV auto deal as "big step forward" for licensing programme

Dolby Laboratories Inc has been selling its Dolby Atmos technology for two years and is celebrating 13 auto OEM agreements - especially a new one with ZEEKR, a brand of Chinese EV-maker Geely

02 February 2024

German carmakers propose Licensing Negotiation Group, stirring up antitrust discussions

The Bundeskartellamt is seeking market feedback on competition concerns brought about by market competitors coming together to bargain on prices

01 February 2024

Tesla’s Avanci/InterDigital FRAND action shows UK becoming favoured by implementers

SEP implementers are flocking to the English courts, whose approach was formerly perceived to be favourable to patentees

31 January 2024

A year in review: key 2023 analytics reveal top global innovators

Patent analytics from the past year reveal significant progress in sustainable innovation, medical inventions, engineering patenting and autonomous driving, as well as who has taken the lead in the 5G patent race.

10 January 2024

Nurturing our planet: Unveiling the key players in green technology patents

Data from Anaqua examines exactly the technologies companies, big and small, are investing in

20 December 2023

Nokia increases patent revenue from 'growth areas' by 50% in the past year

The Finnish company’s licensing business is becoming even more important because of broader headwinds faced by the corporation

13 December 2023

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