International Trade Commission

  • For Samsung in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities and Components Thereof, an ITC investigation involving standard-essential patents (SEPs), analyzed the public interest implications of exclusion orders. Evaluated theoretical and empirical evidence of patent holdup and royalty stacking in the wireless telecommunications industry. Testified regarding potential consumer harm and remedies.
  • For Samsung in Certain Electronic Devices, Including Wireless Communication Devices, Tablet Computers, Media Players and Televisions, and Components Thereof, testified on when it is or is not consistent with the ITC’s public interest mandate to issue exclusion orders against firms said to be infringing SEPs such as those necessary to comply with 3G and 4G mobile standards.