Who is leading the 5G patent race? – June 2022

Who is leading the 5G patent race? – June 2022

Licensing of 5G SEPs promises to become a highly lucrative market, making the 5G patent race more competitive than ever before – although the latest 5G patent data shows the question of who is currently winning it remains unclear. Although it may be difficult to...
The Year 2021 in Revue – SEP Cases in Europe and Beyond

The Year 2021 in Revue – SEP Cases in Europe and Beyond

Tim Pohlmann and his co-author Justus Baron take a step back to review the year 2021 with regards to Standard Essential Patents (SEPs). Tim and Justus take a closer look at SEP litigation in Europe and the battle of the automotive industry with the focus on landmark...
Who leads the 5G patent race November 2021?

Who leads the 5G patent race November 2021?

The next Industrial Revolution will not only affect the smartphone and computer world but will also have an impact on considerably more industrial verticals, including automotive, home appliances, manufacturing, energy and healthcare. Estimates suggest that half of...
Who’s ahead in the Wi-Fi 6 patent race?

Who’s ahead in the Wi-Fi 6 patent race?

Wi-Fi 6 will play an important role in the assortment of connectivity standards that will be at the core of the next technology revolution. It will likely be implemented in millions of devices across different industry verticals, including smart homes, smart factory...
The Rise of Standard Essential Patents

The Rise of Standard Essential Patents

The increasing need for and wide implementation of standards is shaping both the market of SEP licensees and SEP holders. Today, it is not just telecoms organizations that hold SEPs. The number of SEP holders has more than doubled in the past ten years. When...