Publications

Papers, summaries and briefs supporting a wider understanding of invention, innovation and the use of patents developed by eminent researchers or by 4iP Council supporters.

Papers, briefs and publications


Negotiating SEP licenses in Europe after Huawei v ZTE: guidance from national courts

Negotiating SEP licenses in Europe after Huawei v ZTE: guidance from national courts

This article by Dr Claudia Tapia and Dr Spyros Makris first appeared in Managing Intellectual Property's May 2018 issue. It looks at how national courts in Europe are interpreting the CJEU guidance after Huawei v ZTE. The CJEU provided a legal framework focused on the good faith conduct to be expected of both parties. Since the Court’s decision in 2015, national courts have been steadily exploring the scope of these obligations, providing further clarity on what is or is not to be considered appropriate behaviour.

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Categories: IP Enforcement, Licensing

The Internet of Things and 5G: An Overview

The Internet of Things and 5G: An Overview

Overview of the Internet of Things and 5G presented by Robin Stitzing, Head of Economic Research for Nokia's Patent Business, at the LES France event on IP and Competition, Paris on 24 May 2018. Nokia is a 4iP Council supporter.

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Categories: IP and Competition Law, Digital Single Market

Access to All infographic

Access to All infographic

Infographic comparing the differences and efficiencies between Access to All and License to All

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Categories: IP Enforcement, Licensing, Infographics

Copyright in the digital environment: the DSM strategy and the challenges ahead

Copyright in the digital environment: the DSM strategy and the challenges ahead

This paper seeks to identify some shared views and provide a useful benchmark for policy making on the topic of the digital transformation and the EU legal framework for copyright and related issues.

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Categories: IP Enforcement, Digital Single Market

SMEs and Standard Essential Patents: Licensing Efficiently in the Internet of Things

SMEs and Standard Essential Patents: Licensing Efficiently in the Internet of Things

This article first appeared in les Nouvelles - Journal of the Licensing Executives Society, Volume LII No. 4, September 2017. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3009039

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Categories: SMEs, Standardisation, Licensing