FOREWORD: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE
Bruno van Pottelsberghe
Full Professor, ULB - SBSEM and Secretary General of the QTEM network, Solvay Business
School, Former Dean, ULB.
Future of innovation in the US and Europe: Competition versus Monopoly ?
The case of algorithms
I. SEP IN EUROPE AND IN THE USA : AN OVERVIEW
II. FRAND: HOW TO CALCULATE A FAIR PRICE ?
SEP Licensing, Royalty share, royalty per SEP, Patent Pool royalty stack.
III. 5G Standard Essential Patents
The case of IOT
Characteristics and scores of essentiality. Prediction models. 5G predicted SEP portfolios.
IV. THE AUTOMOTIVE SEP CASE
New strategies for Patent portfolio development and the collision course between OEM
and Software Companies.
V. NEW STRATEGIES FOR PATENT PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENTS POST BREXIT.
VI. SECOND MEDICAL USE PATENTS
Practical steps to be taken when enforcing a second medical use patent
How much data needs to be included in a patent? How to find the sweet-spot in which to
file an application
Examining implications for plausibility, amendment of patents and cross-label use
VII. Towards a global patent system – systemic differences
Indicators and drivers of the 3 main systems
VIII. Towards a global patent system – the importance of good quality patents
Andrei Iancu, Director, USPTO