Comment of the Global Antitrust Institute, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, on the U.S. Antitrust Agencies’ Proposed Update of the Antitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property

11 Pages Posted: 23 Sep 2016 Last revised: 27 Sep 2016

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Koren Wong-Ervin

Antitrust Partner at Axinn, Veltrop, & Harkrider LLP

Douglas H. Ginsburg

George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty; U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Bruce H. Kobayashi

George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School

Joshua D. Wright

George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty

Date Written: September 20, 2016

Abstract

This comment is submitted to the U.S. Antitrust Agencies by the Global Antitrust Institute (GAI) at Scalia Law School, George Mason University on the Agencies' Proposed Update of the Antitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property. The GAI Competition Advocacy Program provides a wide-range of recommendations to facilitate adoption of economically sound competition policy, including how to analyze conduct involving standard-essential patents.

Keywords: U.S. Antitrust Agencies, Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, licensing, intellectual property, standard-essential patents, SEPs,

JEL Classification: K21, L4, L5

Suggested Citation

Wong-Ervin, Koren and Ginsburg, Douglas H. and Kobayashi, Bruce H. and Wright, Joshua D., Comment of the Global Antitrust Institute, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, on the U.S. Antitrust Agencies’ Proposed Update of the Antitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property (September 20, 2016). George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 16-38, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2841207 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2841207

Koren Wong-Ervin (Contact Author)

Antitrust Partner at Axinn, Veltrop, & Harkrider LLP ( email )

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Joshua D. Wright

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