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Uk Supreme Court overturns Court of Appeal decisions on FRAND in ZTE and Huawei cases

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Author: ipeg
Posted: September 2, 2020, 2:01 pm

What do you need to know before engaging a trusted person, consultancy or agent to sell your patent(s)?

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Author: ipeg
Posted: August 12, 2020, 2:43 pm

The purpose of this blog is to ‘join the dots’ between a director’s fiduciary duties and especially a person holding dual or multiple directorships and trade secrets. I was prompted to write this short paper by a) the clear lack of education and training provided to directors on the subject of trade secrets and trade […]

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Author: ipeg
Posted: July 30, 2020, 5:55 pm

Sisvel v. HAier is a landmark case by the German Bundesgerichtshof on the reach of FRAND licenses on so called Standard-essential Patents (SEP)

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Author: ipeg
Posted: July 14, 2020, 4:59 pm

An NDA is a legal agreement between a company and a counter-party of that company to exchange information, for the purpose of a project, a licensing opportunity, marketing campaign, R&D or sourcing etc. Examples of information which can be protected by a NDA are business proposals, financial data, new ideas and trade secrets. Basically NDAs […]

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Author: ipeg
Posted: July 14, 2020, 4:45 pm

A paper town is a fake town created by map makers to protect their copyright. Map makers put fake streets, fake towns, and fake bridges in their maps, so if they see those same fake places on someone else’s map, they will know that they have been robbed and by whom. Agloe is a fictional […]

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Author: ipeg
Posted: May 5, 2020, 8:32 am

Access to a vaccine for the corona virus SARS-CoV-2 is essential. IP or other proprietary rights should not block the access to medicines or vaccines.

The post How Patents and Orphan Drug Status may Impede the Accessibility of SARS-CoV-2 Treatments appeared first on Intellectual Property Expert Group.

Author: ipeg
Posted: May 4, 2020, 2:34 pm

Covid-19 corona virus places extra challenges for companies and their employees protecting trade secrets. In this blog we focus on "IT hygiene"

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Author: ipeg
Posted: March 5, 2020, 3:28 pm

Cost reductions, lowering risks, and process optimization are subjects that are consistently at the top of the agenda of senior and middle-level executives in IP law firms and companies. We will show how patent renewal payments can further be improved for IP law firms and companies alike, lowering the total costs of patent portfolio maintenance […]

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Author: ipeg
Posted: January 7, 2020, 1:25 pm

An audit is the examination of a specific aspect of an organization, ideally by someone independent of that organization. The purpose of an audit is to provide independent assurance that an organization’s management, governance and processes are operating effectively, and that any associated assets are being properly and professionally managed. An audit is the process […]

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Author: ipeg
Posted: September 17, 2019, 3:20 pm