Patents - Featureshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2111©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Patents - FeaturesNegotiating SEP licences in Europe after Huawei v ZTE: guidance from national courtsDr Claudia Tapia and Dr Spyros Makris provide an overview of the case law of national courts in Europe exploring the framework for licensing negotiations regarding FRAND-accessible standard essential patents, which was established by the decision of the CJEU in the matter Huawei v ZTEhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3804014/Negotiating-SEP-licences-in-Europe-after-Huawei-v-ZTE-guidance-from-national-courts.htmlFri, 04 May 2018 12:00:00 GMTIPAB back in business (almost)Karry Lai speaks to India’s new Intellectual Property Appellate Board chairman Manmohan Singh to see what progress is being made after nearly two years at a standstill. Another interesting development in India is the potential reform of the controversial Form 27http://www.managingip.com/Article/3804004/IPAB-back-in-business-almost.htmlTue, 01 May 2018 12:00:00 GMTIntellectual property in the age of TrumpPresident Trump has already made his mark by appointing a USPTO director and taking a stand against China. Panellists at the Fordham IP Conference, including David Kappos and James Pooley, assessed the impact Trump could have on IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3804006/Intellectual-property-in-the-age-of-Trump.htmlTue, 01 May 2018 12:00:00 GMTA CRISPR picture - patent filing and litigation trendsPatent filing trends for the gene editing technology indicate a near 200% increase globally between 2013 and 2015, and a continuing boom since. Patrick Wingrove investigates what is driving this and whether a litigation war is brewinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795699/A-CRISPR-picture-patent-filing-and-litigation-trends.htmlMon, 02 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMTThe curious case of India's working of patents and Form 27 statements – a critiquePatentees in India are required to submit information about the working of patents, and even face prison if it is false. Jyoti Sagar and Deepa Kachroo Tiku argue Form 27 is unnecessaryhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795718/The-curious-case-of-Indias-working-of-patents-and-Form-27-statementsa-critique.htmlMon, 26 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTSEP update: Landmark TCL v Ericsson FRAND ruling; DOJ shifts stance; Samsung infringes Huawei patents in ChinaThe fourth US bench trial to determine a FRAND royalty is the first to use a top-down approach, and has parallels to the UK’s Unwired Planet decision. Managing IP also reports on a possible change in the Department of Justice's approach to SEPs and analyses Huawei's win over Samsung in Chinahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3783674/SEP-update-Landmark-TCL-v-Ericsson-FRAND-ruling-DOJ-shifts-stance-Samsung-infringes-Huawei-patents-in.htmlMon, 29 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTData and analysis: Top parties in US district court and at the PTABManaging IP talks to patent litigators and PTAB practitioners to identify the most important trends and cases that will impact US patent disputes in 2018. We also reveal the top entities and law firms for filing in district courts and the PTAB last yearhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3783692/Data-and-analysis-Top-parties-in-US-district-court-and-at-the-PTAB.htmlMon, 29 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTEuropean IP cases to look out for in 2018Hip hop, the Louboutin red sole shoes and copyright protection for food are among the subjects of disputes pending before the European courts. James Nurton provides a guide to some of the more significant cases coming up this yearhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3783741/European-IP-cases-to-look-out-for-in-2018.htmlMon, 29 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTIP Stars PCT leaders report 2017: The top filing firmsThis year’s leaders report reveals the top patent agencies and law firms behind the international PCT applications between 2014 and 2016http://www.managingip.com/Article/3774068/IP-Stars-PCT-leaders-report-2017-The-top-filing-firms.htmlFri, 08 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMTBreaking the damages dilemma in China patent litigationGuanyang Yao and Qi Hu discuss recent cases, issues and developments in patent damages awards in Chinahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3774076/Breaking-the-damages-dilemma-in-China-patent-litigation.htmlFri, 08 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMTTrade dress litigation: Between patents and trade marksDarius C Gambino of DLA Piper analyses recent trends in trade dress litigation, and suggests tips for an enforcement planhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3774088/Trade-dress-litigation-Between-patents-and-trade-marks.htmlFri, 08 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMTA CRISPR patent pool – are we any closer?A plan to launch a CRISPR patent pool has only attracted a few patent holders so far. Robyn Trigg and Marc Döring examine how it would work, and whether it will take offhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3754532/A-CRISPR-patent-poolare-we-any-closer.htmlThu, 28 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMTKeep your patent litigation strategy flexibleHow do US, UK and EPO tribunals compare when it comes to patent infringement disputes? Ilya Kazi contrasts tactics and procedures, drawing on lessons from recent caseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3751786/Keep-your-patent-litigation-strategy-flexible.htmlThu, 28 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMTCJEU judgment reshuffles litigation costs in BelgiumThe recent CJEU judgment and subsequent national interpretation in Rovi Guides v Telenet will have a significant impact on the predictability of legal costs and should be taken into account when setting up an IP litigation strategy in Belgium, as Steven Sarlet and Ben Brigou explainhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3741371/CJEU-judgment-reshuffles-litigation-costs-in-Belgium.htmlThu, 24 Aug 2017 12:30:00 GMTSingapore proposes changes to patents regimePractitioners have welcomed Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) amendments to the patent regime to spur innovation and improve the quality of patents grantedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3741865/Singapore-proposes-changes-to-patents-regime.htmlThu, 24 Aug 2017 12:30:00 GMTPatents and secrets in the chemical industryDeciding whether to keep proprietary information secret or apply for a patent is a key commercial decision. Leythem Wall and Katherine Banks weigh up the options, focusing on inventions in the chemical industryhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3733213/Patents-and-secrets-in-the-chemical-industry.htmlThu, 24 Aug 2017 12:30:00 GMTRecent interviews on managingip.comVisit the website to read all our latest in-depth interviews with judges, in-house counsel, IP office heads and association leaders. Here’s a selection of people we’ve spoken to recentlyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727486/Recent-interviews-on-managingipcom.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTCourt provides SEP guidance in ChinaThe Beijing IP Court has issued a landmark judgment in a SEP dispute between IWNCOMM and Sony. Guanyang Yao analyses the key pointshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727658/Court-provides-SEP-guidance-in-China.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTNew opportunities for protecting and managing your dataThe future will increasingly be dominated by big data. But, asks Afzana Anwer, what role will IP rights play in enabling and limiting this?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3727695/New-opportunities-for-protecting-and-managing-your-data.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTThe Defend Trade Secrets Act: a year laterThe Defend Trade Secrets Act turned one in May, with more than 300 complaints filed in that time. James Pooley looks back on how the law has performed and analyses which issues need to be clarifiedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727704/The-Defend-Trade-Secrets-Act-a-year-later.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTWhat every corporate counsel should know about Germany’s EILWho really owns your intellectual property? Wherever in the world you are based, do not risk ignoring Germany’s Employee Invention Law, warn Matthias Weiden and Matthias Bornhäusserhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727712/What-every-corporate-counsel-should-know-about-Germanys-EIL.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTContributory infringement in Europe – before and after the UPC (sponsored)Karolina Wiktorson and Benjamin Hoffmann of Valea review cases relating to the question of contributory infringement, and ask whether the outcome of these may change once the UPC Agreement comes into forcehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727740/Contributory-infringement-in-Europebefore-and-after-the-UPC-sponsored.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT