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LES has announced the start of a 60-day public review period for the LES draft standard "Protecting Intellectual Property (IP) in the Global Supply Chain." This formal call for comment is made by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), as published in the March 27th edition of the ANSI Standards Action. Stakeholders are invited to comment on the standard through the public review period, which expires May 26, 2020. Review the standard and comment here.
LES commends the work of Undersecretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property Andre Iancu, Undersecretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology Walter Copan, and Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim, on the joint Policy Statement of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the U.S. Justice Department regarding the remedies available to owners of standard-essential patents (SEPs) where the patent holder has agreed to license its patents on fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory (F/RAND) terms. Read More
The LES High Tech Sector Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Survey provides access to rare industry-specific data on sector IP licensing royalty rates and deal terms not available from other sources. Read the full announcement here. Get the report here.