Hold-up, Hold-out and F/RAND: The quest for balance

By Angwenyi V.


Hold-up and hold-out can be regarded as two sides of the same coin. The coin, in this case, is the patent or the technology in question, the ultimate beneficiary of which should be society. In a healthy patent ecosystem, innovators are motivated to continue creating new technology and implementers are …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice