7 Pages Posted: 28 Apr 2017 Last revised: 4 May 2017
Date Written: April 28, 2017
This comment is submitted by the Global Antitrust Institute (GAI) at Scalia Law School at George Mason University in response to the Communication from the Commission on Standard Essential Patents for a European Digitalized Economy. The GAI Competition Advocacy Program provides a wide-range of recommendations to facilitate adoption of economically sound competition policy, including how to analyze antitrust matters involving intellectual property rights and standard-essential patents.
Keywords: European Commission, standard-essential patents, SEPs, antitrust, standard-setting organizations, SSOs, intellectual property rights policies, essentiality
JEL Classification: K21, l4, l5
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Wright, Joshua D. and Wong-Ervin, Koren W. and Ginsburg, Douglas H. and Kobayashi, Bruce H., Comment of the Global Antitrust Institute, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, on the Communication from the Commission on Standard Essential Patents for a European Digitalised Economy (April 28, 2017). George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 17-22. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2960291