18:00 - 19:30 CEST — #1 REGULATION OF SEPs LICENSING: DEVELOPMENTS ACROSS JURISDICTIONS5 July
Keynote: Pierre REGIBEAU | Chief Economist, DG COMP, Brussels (bio)
Jonathan BARNETT | Professor, Gould School of Law, University of Southern California, Los Angeles (bio)
Florian MUELLER | Founder, FOSS Patents, Germany (bio)
Fabian GONELL | Senior Vice President, Licensing Strategy and Legal Counsel, Qualcomm, San Diego (bio)
Moderator: Shreya GUPTA | Principal, Oxera, London (bio)
18:00 - 19:30 CEST — #2 VALUATION AND FRAND RELATED DISPUTES6 July
Keynote: Marcus SMITH | President, Competition Appeal Tribunal, London (bio)
Moderator: Paul LUGARD | Partner, Baker Botts, Brussels (bio)
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1. Peter D. Camesasca, Martin Juhasz, The EU Commission publishes its draft regulation on standard essential patents with the aim to provide more transparency and predictability in this area, 27 April 2023
4. Catherine Longeval, Michael Clancy, Peter L’Ecluse, Koen T’Syen, The Spanish Competition Authority fines a contraceptive products company for abuse of dominant position over alleged abuse of patent rights (Merck Sharp & Dohme), 25 October 2022,
5. Kyriakos Fountoukakos, Peter Rowland, Jose Munoz, The EU Commission issues Statement of Objections against a pharmaceutical company over alleged abuse of dominance consisting of misuse of divisional patents and a disparagement campaign against its closest competitor (Teva), 10 October 2022
7. Sarah Bayer, The US Court of Appeal for the Seventh Circuit rejects a "patent thicket" allegation against a pharmaceutical company, on the claim of prevention of market entry (AbbVie), 1 August 2022
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