05
JAN
2018

FRAND Case management guidelines

The Munich IP Dispute Resolution Forum is dedicated to develop and promote effective methods for dispute resolution in the field of Intellectual Property. In the course of the last year we have started the discussion with three very successful events at the Max Planck Institute for In
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09
NOV
2017

WIPO Workshops 9/10 November

The annual WIPO Mediation and Arbitration Workshop was held in Munich this year. The Workshop consisted of two one-day-workshops and was a joint effort of WIPO, the Munich IP Dispute Resolution Forum and the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition. On November 9, 2017 the
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16
MRZ
2017

Industry 4.0 and FRAND licensing

INDUSTRY 4.0 AND FRAND LICENSING In our meeting we discussed what new challenges the manufacturing industry in the era of Industry 4.0 might face regarding the licensing of SEP and what can be learnt from the experience the telecommunication sector has made with FRAND-issues. Panelist
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17
FEB
2017

Petersberger Schiedstage

IP Arbitration is also the topic this year´s Petersberger Schiedstage (17/18 February 2017). The IPDR Forum contributed a panel discussion on FRAND Arbitration moderated by Dr. Axel Walz. Dr. Axel Walz gave an introductory overview on standards, patents and FRAND-licenses. Dr. Claudia
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23
OKT
2016
IPDR-Google-Workshop

IPDR Workshop at Google

At the workshop Strategic use of patents and other IP co-hosted by Google, the participants discussed issues related to standard-essential patents and the strategic use of IP in general. The workshop session was opend by Professor Dr. Josef Drexl, LL.M. (Berkeley), Managing Director
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