DOJ Issues Business Review Letter Pertaining to SSO Policy on Standard-Essential Patents and RAND Commitments


William Díaz and Ryan Leske wrote this bylined article on a Department of Justice decision not to challenge a professional association’s proposed revision of its patent policy relating to professional standards. The authors wrote that the DOJ decision “continues the current trend in U.S. law limiting the rights of patent holders that make reasonable and non-discriminatory (RAND) rate commitments as part of the standard-setting process.” Read the full article