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Reasons to Reject a No Injunctions Rule for SEPs and FRAND-Obligated Patents

BY | January 7, 2013

Hill Wellford, Apr 30, 2012 Government officials, academics, and some industry participants recently have suggested that holders of so-called “standards-essential patents” (“SEPs”), meaning patents that are technically essential to the practice…

Hill Wellford, Apr 30, 2012

Government officials, academics, and some industry participants recently have suggested that holders of so-called “standards-essential patents” (“SEPs”), meaning patents that are technically essential to the practice of technology standards, should be prohibited from seeking injunctive relief against products that infringe by implementing such standards. This prohibition would apply particularly with respect to patents that are subject to FRAN

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