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US Department of Justice

The Department of Justice Affirms End Device Licensing – The Avanci 5G Licensing Business Review Letter

This week the Department of Justice issued a business review…
The Real Empty Suit

The Real Empty Suit? Unified Patent’s Reverse Trolling Take 2

It seems that Unified Patent’s year plus PR campaign (see)…
PatSnap Academy

SEP litigation and the internet of things (video 4 of 4)

In my talk for PatSnap we explore how licensing under FRAND came…
PatSnap Academy

How are SEP royalties calculated (video 3 of 4)

My talk for PatSnap is available here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFnxo_1Tt_0   If…
PatSnap Academy

How do you identify and license SEPs (video 2 of 4)

My talk for PatSnap is available here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjgdgRy47Ms   If…
PatSnap Academy

5G, IoT and Standardization (video 1 of 4)

My presentation for PatSnap is available here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aWrcfuYyRHU   If…
IAM publication Nokia published licensing revenue 2019

New IAM publication (re-posted with corrected links)

I am very pleased to report that IAM has published a short post…
Huge Crowd

IPlytics' Patent-Counting Fallacy

Just tell me how many, they’re all the same There is no…
PatSnap Academy

My Compete PatSnap Academy Course on SEPs and Emerging Technologies is Now Available

It consists of 5 short videos (between 4-9 minutes each).  I…
Anti-Patent Leadership Taking IEEE-SA on The Road to Knowhere?

Anti-Patent Leadership Taking IEEE-SA on The Road to Knowhere? Part I

As I noted previously, over the past five years or so, the…