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Nokia completes 5G smartphone renewal cycle with seventh major deal

Finnish company now free to step up efforts in new growth areas

09 February 2024

Second-instance judgment in ACT v Oppo sheds light on comparable agreements and how to find fault in SEP licensing negotiations

Featured in SEP/FRAND Hub 2023/2024

In a six-patent SEP dispute, the Supreme People’s Court used the comparable agreement method to determine the licence fee that Oppo should pay to Advanced Codec Technologies and found that both parties were at fault for failing to reach an agreement.

01 February 2024

‘Fathers of MP3’ call for EU to abandon proposed SEP regulation

IAM talks exclusively to two of the top European scientists speaking out against the “harmful” new licensing framework

29 January 2024

Nokia’s 2023 financial results underscore importance of Oppo settlement

Deals with Chinese companies are crucial for boosting revenues following disappointing year

25 January 2024


Featured in Special Report 2023 Q4: IP Disruptors 2024: The companies and people driving change and upending IP norms

25 January 2024

EU SEP regulation voted through key parliament committee, despite mass abstentions

Thirteen JURI members endorsed the proposal in today’s committee meeting, adopting all seven Compromise Amendments

24 January 2024

Ericsson’s SEP licensing performance is silver lining for company facing headwinds

Swedish patentee improved on its impressive 2022 IP revenue performance in 2023

23 January 2024

US patent cases plummet by 18% in 2023

The disappearance of prolific NPEs drove filings down while trends in Delaware and the Western District of Texas have catapulted EDTX Chief Judge Rodney Gilstrap back to the top

15 January 2024

EU seeks access to China’s secretive Oppo-Nokia global FRAND rate decision

Only the parties’ Chinese counsel have been allowed access to the unredacted version of the ruling

15 January 2024

Court filings show the dollar signs at issue in the global Ericsson, Lenovo 5G dispute

Royalty offer, counter, emerge in court records involving Lenovo's anti-suit injunction request to combat Ericsson's Brazilian and Colombian preliminary injunctions

11 January 2024

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