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U.S. Supreme Court clarifies extraterritorial reach of U.S. patents
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

It is a universal theme among patent systems around the world that if you make, use or sell an invention in a country where that invention is covered


Trump Puts "America First" With Executive Order
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

Following through on his promise to put "America first," President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) on April 18 titled "Buy American and


The Growing Use of Patent Summary Affirmances
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

The number of summary affirmances in patent cases at the Federal Circuit has grown explosively over the last several years, from 96 in 2013 to 179 in


PTAB, Explain Yourself! Federal Circuit Scrutinizes Articulated Rationales at the Patent Office
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

Despite the high bar for appellants to contest the adequacy of articulated reasoning for agency action by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, the last


First High Court judgment on FRAND royalties
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

UK Court takes tough stance on party unwilling to take Worldwide licence on FRAND terms. The UK High Court has handed down its first decision


The Recast Brussels Regulation: Irish Proceedings Stayed Pending Outcome of Dispute in Germany.
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • April 24 2017

The High Court, in proceedings brought by Vodafone GMBH ("Vodafone") against a Dublin based company IV International Licensing ("IVIL") and a US based


First Dutch ruling on SEPs and FRAND since Huawei v ZTE, 8 February 2017 (Philips v Archos)
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Netherlands
  • April 24 2017

On 8 February 2017, the Dutch district court in The Hague ruled for the first time in the Netherlands since the Huawei decision on standard-essential


The UPC and Unitary Patent: what needs to happen now?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • April 24 2017

The Unified Patent Court (UPC) will provide a forum for litigation of European patents (unless opted out) once for all territories where the European


English Court of Appeal overturns trial decision to find IPCom's SEP valid and infringed by HTC
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

In IPCom v HTC 2017 EWCA Civ 90 on 28 February 2017, the Court of Appeal overturned the trial decision of Birss J that IPCom’s standard essential


English High Court grants first "Arrow" Declaration
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 24 2017

On 3 March 2017, Carr J of the Patents Court granted a novel form of "Arrow" declaration (so-called because a case brought some years ago by Arrow