Read about the Patent Wars including: Innovators vs. Implementers; Vringo v. ZTE; Standardization and Essential Patent licensing; and the impact of the foregoing on the Internet of Things (IoT) on the Kidon IP Blog.

A Compulsory “License to All” World: A Counter-Factual Exercise

In the highly contentious world of SEP licensing, one of…

New Article on SEP royalty rates published on SSRN

I am pleased to note that the article I co-authored with Eric…

A Quick Reading Comprehension Exercise

I find it fascinating that lawyers and other lobbyists involved…
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…