Intellectual Property http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Qualcomm Forced Apple to Exclusively Use Chips, US Says http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-forced-apple-exclusively-use-chips-us-says <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new FTC lawsuit accuses the San Diego-based chipmaker of illegally maintaining a monopoly over semiconductors used in cellphones and pocketing elevated royalties from customers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-forced-apple-exclusively-use-chips-us-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-forced-apple-exclusively-use-chips-us-says#comments Intellectual Property Innovation Leadership The Latest Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:48:00 +0000 525561 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Qualcomm to Gain Fees from China's Meizu in Lawsuit Settlement http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-gain-fees-chinas-meizu-lawsuit-settlement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The legal dispute was the first time that Qualcomm had asked Chinese authorities to enforce the terms of a settlement that resolved an antitrust investigation and let the company charge for its intellectual property. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-gain-fees-chinas-meizu-lawsuit-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-gain-fees-chinas-meizu-lawsuit-settlement#comments Competitiveness Intellectual Property Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Technology The Latest Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:07:00 +0000 503561 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Qualcomm Fined $853 Million by South Korean Antitrust Agency http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-fined-853-million-south-korean-antitrust-agency <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The South Korean Fair Trade Commission also wants Qualcomm to let chipset-makers access its key patents, and refrain from imposing unfair conditions on customers when signing contracts.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-fined-853-million-south-korean-antitrust-agency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/qualcomm-fined-853-million-south-korean-antitrust-agency#comments Intellectual Property Companies & Executives Regulations The Latest Wed, 28 Dec 2016 11:00:00 +0000 501601 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Nokia Sues Apple for Patent Infringement http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/nokia-sues-apple-patent-infringement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Finnish phone maker said the two companies had signed a licensing agreement in 2011, and since then Apple has rebuffed offers to license other Nokia patents "which are used by many of Apple's products."</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/nokia-sues-apple-patent-infringement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/nokia-sues-apple-patent-infringement#comments Intellectual Property Innovation Technology The Latest Wed, 21 Dec 2016 21:26:00 +0000 497191 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Merck Wins Record $2.5 Billion Patent Verdict Against Gilead http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/merck-wins-record-25-billion-patent-verdict-against-gilead <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The infringement also was found to be willful, meaning the judge could increase the damage award by as much as three times the amount set by the jury. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/merck-wins-record-25-billion-patent-verdict-against-gilead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/merck-wins-record-25-billion-patent-verdict-against-gilead#comments Intellectual Property Companies & Executives Product Development Research & Development The Latest Fri, 16 Dec 2016 11:25:00 +0000 490211 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier</p> Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Supreme Court to Consider Curbing Texas Suits by Patent Holders http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/supreme-court-consider-curbing-texas-suits-patent-holders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A third of all patent infringement lawsuits are now filed in the state's Eastern District.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/supreme-court-consider-curbing-texas-suits-patent-holders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/supreme-court-consider-curbing-texas-suits-patent-holders#comments Intellectual Property Innovation The Latest Thu, 15 Dec 2016 04:08:00 +0000 487911 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Manufacturing Flash Forward: A Preview of 2017's Top 17 Issues, in 17 Minutes http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/flash-forward <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Infor </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/Future-2017_Promo.gif?1482870740" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">11:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span 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Intellectual Property Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Growth Strategies Information Technology Legislation Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Regulations Trade Innovation Operations Supply Chain Technology Workforce Webinars Wed, 14 Dec 2016 20:00:00 +0000 486491 at http://www.industryweek.com Shielding Intellectual Property from 3-D Printing's Paradigm Shift http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift <div class="field-byline"> Mihai M. Vrasmasu and Jesse Camacho </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Once companies start attributing depressed bottom lines to unauthorized 3‑D printing, copyright holders will invariably look for ways to push back. But against whom will they push back to regain control over their intellectual property?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift#comments Intellectual Property Digital Tools Innovation The Latest Additive Manufacturing Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:20:00 +0000 480001 at http://www.industryweek.com Samsung Wins over Apple in Patent Appeal http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/samsung-wins-over-apple-patent-appeal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the $399 million penalty was inappropriate because it represented "Samsung's entire profit from the sale of its infringing smartphones" for copying the iPhone's "rectangular front face with rounded edges and a grid of colorful icons on a black screen."</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/samsung-wins-over-apple-patent-appeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/samsung-wins-over-apple-patent-appeal#comments Intellectual Property The Latest Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:10:00 +0000 473041 at http://www.industryweek.com Taiwan Foxconn Manager Indicted for Stealing Thousands of iPhones http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/taiwan-foxconn-manager-indicted-stealing-thousands-iphones <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The manager worked in the testing department and instructed eight employees at Foxconn's factory in the Chinese city of Shenzhen to smuggle out thousands of iPhone5 and iPhone5s, prosecutors said.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/taiwan-foxconn-manager-indicted-stealing-thousands-iphones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/taiwan-foxconn-manager-indicted-stealing-thousands-iphones#comments Intellectual Property Corporate Responsibility The Latest Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:32:00 +0000 464361 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Getty Images