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IP & Antitrust : Hot Issues - Inaugural Online Edition

Date & lieu

Du 25 au 27 mai

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Programme

25 May

WEBINAR #1
Tuesday 25 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 CEST

THE VALUE OF IP : FRAND LICENSING OF SEPs

This session will cover the assessment of FRAND licensing from a contractual and competition law perspective. Themes covered will include court determination of FRAND rates at a global level and associated jurisdictional questions around the application of antitrust law including the relationship with excessive pricing and discrimination. Related developments, such as Qualcomm v FTC and the European SEPs Expert Group Report will also be discussed.

Keynote : Pierre REGIBEAU | Chief Economist, DG COMP, Brussels (bio)

Panel :
Jonathan BARNETT | Professor, Gould School of Law - University of Southern California, Los Angeles (bio)
Hendrik BOURGEOIS | Head of Government Affairs Europe and Russia, Apple, Brussels
Raphaël DE CONINCK | Vice President, CRA, Brussels (bio)
Gunnar NIELS | Partner, Oxera, Oxford (bio)
Alvaro RAMOS | Vice President - Head of Global Antitrust and Chief Antitrust Compliance Officer, Qualcomm, San Diego
Moderator : Paul LUGARD | Partner, Baker Botts, Brussels (bio)

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26 May

WEBINAR #2
Wednesday 26 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 CEST

SEPs : COMPONENT-LEVEL LICENSING, REFUSALS TO DEAL & INJUNCTIONS

The session will focus on : the economic and commercial considerations in components v. end-user level licensing ; whether there is an obligation on SEP owners to license to all willing interested parties, and, if so, under what terms ; injunction-related matters ; the recent reference from the Düsseldorf Court to the CJEU.

Keynote : Makan DELRAHIM | Former Antitrust Deputy Attorney General, US Department of Justice, Washington D.C.*

Panel :
Avantika CHOWDHURY | Partner, Oxera, London (bio)
Fabian HOFFMANN | Judge, Federal Court of Justice, Karlsruhe (bio)
Monica MAGNUSSON | Vice President - IPR Policy, Ericsson, Stockholm*
Moderator : James KRESS | Partner, Baker Botts, Washington, D.C. (bio)

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27 May

WEBINAR #3
Thursday 27 May 2021 15:30 - 17:00 CEST

DATA : INNOVATION, LEVEL PLAYING FIELD & ACCESS

The session will focus on : the use of data by digital platforms, the regulatory debate around data sharing, as well as the commercial perspective on data access.

Keynote : Mike WALKER | Chief Economist, UK Competition and Markets Authority, London (bio)

Panel :
Marshall VAN ALSTYNE | Questrom Chair Professor, Boston University (bio)
Rima ALAILY | Associate General Counsel - Competition Law Group, Microsoft, Redmond (bio)
Maureen OHLHAUSEN | Partner, Baker Botts, Washington D.C. (bio)

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* To be confirmed

Organisateurs

The inaugural online edition of the "IP & Antitrust : Hot Issues" Conference is organised by Concurrences Review, in partnership with Baker Botts and Oxera Consulting, with the support of panel and media sponsors.

Please register for the webinar of each panel if you wish to attend several sessions. These webinars are open to all without fee/cost. The list of attendees will be communicated to the speakers. By registering for a webinar, you are submitting your information to the webinar organisers, who will use it to communicate with you regarding this event and their other services. This webinar will be recorded. If your question is selected for the Q&A session, you are consenting to be recorded.

The official hashtag of this event on our social media is #IPAntitrust. Use it to get updated and add your inputs to the discussions. See above this page for the links to our social media accounts.

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