CEN and CENELEC

November 20, 2017
Dhapi, Spiro and Schettini Gherardini, Bardo

Standard Development Organizations And IPR Policies: Their Role In Realizing Future Technologies

In the growing digitalized economy, interconnected devices in all sectors need technology standards to operate. As standards are drivers for innovation, when they embed proprietary technology, notably Standard Essential patents (“SEPs”), their widespread use may be seen as an opportunity, but...Read More

9/12/2016
CEN and CENELEC

Standard Essential Patents and Fair, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) Commitments

A recent position paper on “SEPs and FRAND Commitments” by CEN and CENELEC -- two SSOs which, along with ETSI, are responsible for the European system for technical standardization -- clearly states...Read More