4iP News


​A chance to win a reward and to shape European competition policy

18 January 2019

The European Commission would like to hear from future competition experts and professionals

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​NEW report explores the value of ‘A FRAND Regime for Dominant Digital Platforms’

17 January 2019

Today 4iP Council releases a new study exploring how European policy and legislation has traditionally addressed issues of access to critical goods or services so as to provide inspiration in the on-going debate around dominant digital platforms. The authors of this paper are Mathew Heim, Tanfield Chambers and Dr. Igor Nikolic, University College London.

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Three new reports and two summaries just loaded to our research area

06 December 2018

Injunctions for patent infringement, proprietary v open standards, private data sharing and AI as well as the interplay between open source, standards and innovation.

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How OSS licensing could coinhabit with standards development organisations ​- new research

06 December 2018

Two new summaries from researchers at Tilburg School of Law and a Q&A with subject matter expert Axel Ferrazzini

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New publication on "Patent hold-up and patent hold-out: evolutions in Europe and the US"

05 December 2018

This paper by Marie Barani looks at hold-up and hold-out with respect to standard-essential patents (SEPs) in the ICT sector.

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