Internet of Things and Patent Wars

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

In the highly contentious world of SEP licensing, one of the biggest debates in recent years has been between advocates of compulsory “access to all” and the existing “license to all” Regimes.  Framed as such, this is an oversimplification which obscures the most important aspect of the debate over who is entitled to receive a […]

Standard Essential Patents

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

In the highly contentious world of SEP licensing, one of the biggest debates in recent years has been between advocates of compulsory “access to all” and the existing “license to all” Regimes.  Framed as such, this is an oversimplification which obscures the most important aspect of the debate over who is entitled to receive a […]

Patent Demand Letters

Patent Demand Letters – Escalation or Litigation (Part 5)

If the patent demand letter situation escalates and you may be sued for infringement, you have options to consider. Consider filing a lawsuit for declaratory judgment (DJ). In certain cases you may file a lawsuit against a patent owner for declaration that you are not infringing on any valid patents. Knowing the patent owner’s litigation […]