LTE and Intellectual Property Rights

Tuesday, January 27, 2009
2:20 - 2:50 PM
Suite 305

Keith Mallinson

Greg Cobb
Vice President and
Assistant General Manager
Tech Licensing


Mobile communications is rich with patented intellectual property, which is essential to LTE implementation Learn how significant IPR is to LTE, and where major players stand on key issues including: how business models impact licensing strategies, how SSO policies and procedures serve technology owners, implementers, users and consumers, why there is a need for (F)RAND licensing of essential IPR, where licensing negotiations are allowed and what is forbidden, whether there is a need to regulate IPR costs and how it might be achieved and how LTE licensing costs compare with existing 3G technologies and WiMax.