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THE DETERRENT AND ENUNCIATING EFFECTS OF CONSENT DECREES

Giovanna Massarotto.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Services; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Market Structure and Pricing. 2959 words.

More than 90 percent of U.S. civil antitrust cases settle by consent decrees. This phenomenon raises two questions. First, do consent decrees sacrifice antitrust deterrence, given that no...

Elves or Trolls? The role of nonpracticing patent owners in the innovation economy

Damien Geradin, Anne Layne-Farrar and A. Jorge Padilla.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2012; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 9211 words.

Firm structure and the degree of vertical integration lie at the core of a key intellectual property concern currently under debate: “patent trolls.” While court opinions and competition...

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THE FTC, IP, AND SSOS: GOVERNMENT HOLD-UP REPLACING PRIVATE COORDINATION

Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Property Law; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Manufacturing; Welfare Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Capitalist Systems; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 21147 words.

In its recent report entitled, “The Evolving IP Marketplace,” the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposes a far-reaching regulatory approach (Proposal) that is likely to interfere with the...

INNOVATION AND THE LIMITS OF ANTITRUST

Geoffrey A. Manne and Joshua D. Wright.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economic Methodology; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 22548 words.

Frank Easterbrook's seminal analysis of error-cost minimization in The Limits of Antitrust has special relevance to antitrust intervention in markets where innovation is a critical...

THE MEANING OF FRAND, PART II: INJUNCTIONS

J. Gregory Sidak.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Manufacturing; Law and Economics; Contract Law. 33063 words.

Under what conditions may the holder of standard-essential patents (SEPs) seek to enjoin an infringing implementer without breaching the SEP holder's contract with the standard-setting...

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PATENT HOLDUP AND OLIGOPSONISTIC COLLUSION IN STANDARD-SETTING ORGANIZATIONS

J. Gregory Sidak.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure and Pricing; Law and Economics. 31440 words.

Current controversies over patent policy place standard-setting organizations (SSOs) on a collision course with antitrust law. Recent theoretical research conjectures that, in an SSO,...

Revisiting Antitrust Limits to Probabilistic Patent Disputes: Strategic Entry and Asymmetric Information

Jing-Yuan Chiou and Richard Schmidtke.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10092 words.

We consider separately strategic entry and asymmetric information in the design of the settlement policy governing patent disputes, with a focus on Shapiro's (2003) consumer protection...

SETTLING FRAND DISPUTES: IS MANDATORY ARBITRATION A REASONABLE AND NONDISCRIMINATORY ALTERNATIVE?

Pierre Larouche, Jorge Padilla and Richard S. Taffet.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 14003 words.

This article reviews the recent proposal by Mark Lemley and Carl Shapiro that standard-setting organizations (SSOs) amend their intellectual property rights (IPR) policies to require...

SYSTEMIC EFFICIENCIES IN COMPETITION LAW: EVIDENCE FROM THE ICT INDUSTRY

Konstantinos Stylianou.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Energy and Utilities; Technological Change; Research and Development. 14996 words.

This article introduces the concept of systemic efficiencies, traces its theoretical underpinnings in economics, management, and technology, and applies it to recent high-profile cases....

TREATING RAND COMMITMENTS NEUTRALLY

Einer Elhauge.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 10522 words.

This article argues that the same legal standards should apply to RAND commitments whether they are made to standard-setting organizations or not. The arguments for concluding that RAND...

WHAT DOES THE CHICAGO SCHOOL TEACH ABOUT INTERNET SEARCH AND THE ANTITRUST TREATMENT OF GOOGLE?

Robert H. Bork and J. Gregory Sidak.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure and Pricing. 16509 words.

Antitrust agencies in the United States and the European Union began investigating Google's search practices in 2010. Google's critics have consisted mainly of its competitors, particularly...

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