Is the SEP, FRAND debate a battle of diverse business models?

Bharadwaj, Ashish (2016) Is the SEP, FRAND debate a battle of diverse business models?

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In the 1990s, the Global System for Mobile (GSM) communications standard became ubiquitous after the EU passed a legislation in 1987 to mandate the standard throughout Europe. Initially, The developers of GSM technology were the sole manufacturers and this elite group, including Siemens, Ericsson, Motorola and Nokia, chose not to license the GSM technology to anyone outside this exclusive group. Instead, they cross-licensed their patent portfolios to each other.

Item Type: Article in News Papers and Magazine
Keywords: Global System for Mobile (GSM) | IPR policy-India
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Business, Management and Accounting > Business and International Management
JGU School/Centre: Jindal School of Banking & Finance
Jindal Initiative on Research in IP and Competition
Depositing User: Arjun Dinesh
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2022 14:07
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2022 05:57
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