Huawei v ZTE: Established Case Law and Open Issues after ECJ's Judgment
3 Pages Posted: 5 Sep 2015
Date Written: September 3, 2015
The referring Court had raised the question whether an action for infringement brought by a FRAND-encumbered SEP holder against an undertaking which manufactures products in accordance with that standard constitutes an abuse of a dominant position.
The ECJ’s judgment had been long awaited as it was expected to strike a balance among two different approaches.
Keywords: antitrust, patents, IP, European Court of Justice, ECJ, Standard essential patents, Huawei
JEL Classification: K21
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