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Dealing with SEP Demands & Royalty Stacking
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2019

Patent pools and groupings of standard essential patents (SEPs) facilitate one-stop shopping of patent licensees. When operated fairly, these


Reference to oil & gas royalty interest deemed sufficient under the Marketable Title Act
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • January 7 2019

The Ohio Supreme Court recently settled an open question under Ohio’s Marketable Title Act (MTA), determining that a reference to the type of


The Piper is Finally Paid - the Hatch-Goodlatte Music Modernization Act Becomes Law
  • Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice LLC
  • USA
  • January 2 2019

As reported in a previous post, Congress spent a portion of the last year considering the Music Modernization Act (MMA), a sweeping piece of


Taxing international brands
  • Slaughter and May
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2018

The UK’s proposed digital services tax is not the only new tax measure that is targeted at the modern digital economy. A second change focuses on


No Cost of Living Change in Webcasting Royalties for 2019 - Rate Proceeding for 2021-2026 about to Begin
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • December 10 2018

Last week, the Copyright Royalty Board announced its calculations for whether there would be a cost of living increase in the 2019 rates that


Franchise agreements in Russia
  • Gorodissky & Partners
  • Russia, Global
  • December 3 2018

A structured guide to franchise agreements in Russia


Transfer pricing update
  • BDO LLP
  • India
  • November 30 2018

There have been several recent cases regarding transfer pricing. For example, the tax tribunal found that a taxpayer was not a contract manufacturer


Podcaster Sued for Copyright Infringement for Using Music without Permission - Remember ASCAP, BMI and SESAC Licenses Don’t Cover All the Rights Needed for Podcasting
  • Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2018

It was news earlier this week when a company that promotes poker was sued by one of the major record labels and publishing companies for the use of


Royalty Fees Not Subject to Pennsylvania Sales Tax
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • November 29 2018

Royalty fees for the use of intellectual property that were paid under a royalty fee agreement were not subject to Pennsylvania Sales Tax (SUT). Downs


Contract Corner: Royalty Refresh (Part 2)
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • November 28 2018

Picking up where we left off last week, we continue our refresher on common issues to consider when entering into a transaction that will include