University of Gothenburg

January 3, 2018
Heiden, Bowman and Petit, Nicolas

Patent and the Royalty Gap: Exploring the Nature and Impact of Patent Holdouts

This paper suggests that a new concept -- “patent trespass” -- should replace the “patent holdout” concept. This new concept, which conforms with mainstream economic theory, is a better characterization for technology implementers’ attempt to evade the conclusion of licensing agreements. “Patent...Read More