Lerner, Josh and Tirole, Jean

Standard-Essential Patents

Kuhn, Kai-Uwe and Scott-Morton, Fiona and Shelanski, Howard

Standard Setting Organizations Can Help Solve the Standard Essential Patents Licensing Problem

February 2009
Layne-Farrar, Anne and Padilla, Jorge and Llobet, Gerard

Preventing Patent Hold Up: An Economic Assessment of Ex Ante Licensing Negotiations in Standard Setting

New rules and procedures to prevent patent hold up and other such opportunistic licensing within standard setting contexts have received considerable attention in the academic literature. In this paper we provide an economic evaluation of joint licensing negotiations in standard setting...Read More

Siebert, Ralph and Von Graevenitz, Georg

Does Licensing Resolve Hold Up in the Patent Thicket?

Layne-Farrar, Anne and Padilla, Jorge and Schmalensee, Richard

Pricing Patents for Licensing In Standard Setting Organizations: Making Sense of FRAND Commitments