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Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews: Laurie »
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews Q&A with Ron Laurie, Executive Chairman, InventionShare, and member o...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews: Kappos »
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews Q &A with David J. Kappos, Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews: Prasad »
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews Q&A with Sanjay Prasad, of Prasad IP, PC LES: You will be moderati...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews: Sabattini »
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews Q&A with Matteo Sabattini, Co-Chair of the LES FRAND Licensing Standard...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews: Elkington »
LES Leading Edge Series Speaker Interviews Q&A with LES Past President and Chair, Bill Elkington, Collins Aerospa...

LES in the News
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IP royalty rates: A swinging pendulum, »
IPPro , IP royalty rates: A swinging pendulum, http://www.ippromagazine.com/specialistfeatures/specialistfeature.php?spec...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Unveils Results of Groundbreaking High Tech Sector Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Survey, March 5 »
Biospace , Licensing Executives Society Unveils Results of Groundbreaking High Tech Sector Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Su...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Innovator Organizations Applaud Delrahim Action on SEPs, Plead for Restoration of Injunctive Relief »
IPWatchdog , Innovator Organizations Applaud Delrahim Action on SEPs, Plead for Restoration of Injunctive Relief for Infr...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Licensing Executives Society to Welcome Former USPTO Director and Distinguished Leaders »
Associated Press , Licensing Executives Society to Welcome Former USPTO Director and Distinguished Leaders at Silicon Va...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPR Tax, Alice Shock, and the Dynamics of the Licensing Market as Reflected by the LES HT RR Survey »
IP WatchDog , IPR Tax, Alice Shock, and the Dynamics of the Licensing Market as Reflected by the LES High-Tech...

Press Releases
Wednesday, July 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Licensing Executives Society Applauds Introduction of the STRONGER Patents Act of 2019 »
RESTON, VIRGINIA — July 17, 2019 —  The Licensing Executives Society (U.S.A. and Canada), Inc.  (LES) commends S...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Statement on Tillis-Coons Proposal for Patent Eligibility Reform »
Licensing Executives Society Statement on Tillis-Coons Proposal for Patent Eligibility Reform Bill Would Restor...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Society to Welcome Former USPTO Director and Distinguished Leaders at Silicon Valley USPTO Event »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jessie Hennion LES Public Relations jhennion@virtualinc.com 781.876.6280 L...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Unveils Results of Groundbreaking High Tech Sector Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Survey »
Licensing Executives Society Unveils Results of Groundbreaking High Tech Sector Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Survey...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Issues Statement Commending the USPTO's Andrei Iancu for his Leadership »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelli Baxter, Deputy Executive Director, COO 703-234-4088 | kbaxter@les.org...

Public Policy Statements
Friday, March 8, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
LES Supports New USPTO § 101 Guidance »
LES Supports New USPTO § 101 Guidance The Licensing Executives Society (U.S.A. and Canada), Inc. has submitted commen...
Monday, July 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Response of the Licensing Executives Society USA & Canada to NIST Request for Information: »
  Response of the Licensing Executives Society USA & Canada to NIST Request for Information: Federal Technology...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
STATEMENT OF LES (USA AND CANADA) ON USPTO DECISION TO REVISE PTAB CLAIM CONSTRUCTION »
The Licensing Executives Society (USA and Canada), Inc. (LES) is pleased that Director Iancu has adopted its recommendat...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES (USA & Canada) Applauds Introduction of STRONGER Patents Act »
April 17, 2018 U.S. Representative Steven E. Stivers 1022 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515...
Monday, August 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement on the Nomination of Andrei Iancu as Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office »
On Friday, August 25, 2017  Andrei Iancu was nominated as director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)...

Featured Articles
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Holds that Bankrupt Trademark Licensors Cannot Terminate Licensee’s Rights »
By John Paul , Brian Kacedon , Cecilia Sanabria , Clara N. Jimenez and Patrick Rodgers     ...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transfer of Trademark Ownership Was Not Undone by a Subsequent Agreement »
Transfer of Trademark Ownership Was Not Undone by a Subsequent Agreement Concerning Patents and Know-How By John...
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The attorney-client privilege and attorney work-product doctrine may prevent an adverse party »
The attorney-client privilege and attorney work-product doctrine may prevent an adverse party from obtaining documents r...
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A licensee could not sue for patent infringement »
A licensee could not sue for patent infringement where the patent owner, a state university, retained substantial rights...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UK appellate court finds global license of SEPs and non-SEPs as FRAND »
UK appellate court finds global license of SEPs and non-SEPs as FRAND and finds that the framework under Huawei v. ZTE...

LES Viewpoints
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Local Chapter Meetings »
LES Iowa Chapter: Intellectual Property Valuation And Royalty Audits Discussed By Jason Sytsma, Chapter Communi...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
LES Member Spotlight: Arpi Siyahian and David J. Powsner »
LES Members Can Look Forward To A Content-Rich Annual Meeting With Stellar Speakers And Cross-Sector Programs Two r...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Innovators And Pioneers Featured At 2019 LES Annual Meeting »
By Renee M. McMullen The Licensing Executives Society is known as a premier force in the IP, licensing and intellect...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominate A Deal Of Distinction »
Each year, LES (U.S.A. and Canada) recognizes an exceptional licensing deal as Deal of Distinction Award recipient, withi...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
It’s 2019: Do You Know What Your Biopharma Royalty Rates & Deal Terms Are? »
One of the most significant benefits of LES membership is having access to the Royalty Rate and Deal Terms Surveys that L...

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