Recorded Webinar from November 15, 2018
Please join Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP for a free webinar, “FRAND Licensing: Recent International Developments,” on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at 9:00 am PST / 10:00 am MST / 11:00 am CST / 12 noon EST.
Understanding the latest developments in FRAND licensing is essential to developing appropriate strategies for licensing standard essential patents (SEPs), both as licensor and licensee.
During this webinar, we will provide an overview of recent developments in FRAND licensing as a process and as a result, including a discussion of the following:
- Guidelines published in Europe, China, and Japan for licensing of SEPs
- Key decisions from the U.S., the UK, and China regarding how to determine FRAND terms and conditions, including
- Unwired Planet v. Huawei (UK)
- TCL v. Ericsson (US)
- Huawei v. Samsung (CN)
In addition, we will address these topics:
- Who holds the FRAND burden of proof
- What it means to be a willing licensee
- Jurisdiction for deciding FRAND disputes
- The appropriateness of confidentiality agreements
Our speaker will be Fitch Even senior licensing specialist and patent analyst Curtis S. Dodd. With 20 years of industry experience, Curt is a veteran of patent valuation, monetization, enforcement, and portfolio management in the telecommunications and consumer electronics spaces.
IP Alert | USPTO Extends Select Trademark-Related Timing Deadlines Under the CARES ActApril 3, 2020
On March 31, the USPTO announced extensions to the time allowed to file certain trademark-related documents and to pay certain required fees that would have been due on or after March 27, 2020. Read more
IP Alert | Copyright Office Proceeds with Implementation of Fee Increases as ScheduledApril 2, 2020
Effective March 20, 2020, the Copyright Office has increased filing fees for most of its services, including registering claims to copyright, recording documents, and searching copyright records. Read more