Internet of Things and Patent Wars

A Quick Reading Comprehension Exercise

I find it fascinating that lawyers and other lobbyists involved with SEPs get so worked up in their policy preferences that they start to have blinders that automatically insert their preferences into texts where those preferences are no where to be seen.  Of course, advocates can always argue that the policy should be changed (whether […]

Standard Essential Patents

New Article on SEP royalty rates published on SSRN

I am pleased to note that the article I co-authored with Eric Stasik of Avvika AB for les Nouvelles on royalty rates and licensing of 5G telecommunications stnadards is now available on SSRN.  

Patent Demand Letters

Patent Demand Letters – Immediate Steps You Can Take (Part 3)

This article is the next piece of my series discussing patent demand letters. Part one, reviewed the initial considerations and steps one should make upon receiving a patent demand letter. Part two explored the subject or content of the letter — i.e., what is the sender asking for? Part three addresses evaluating the merits. At […]