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(From : http://online.wsj.com - October 15 , 2017 )

Generic-drug company Mylan has fired back at rival Allergan’s attempt to shield its top-selling eye medication from competition by transferring the patents to an Indian tribe.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 13 , 2017 )

TORONTO (Reuters) - A key attorney executing BlackBerry Ltd's patent licensing strategy has left the company, the second recent departure from the team tasked with making money from the Canadian company's intellectual property.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 12 , 2017 )

(Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd said on Thursday it signed a new license agreement with BLU Products Inc, a Florida-based maker of low-end Android phones, that would end patent disputes between the two companies.

(From : http://online.wsj.com - October 11 , 2017 )

Qualcomm was fined about $773 million by the Taiwanese government, the latest setback as the chip maker defends its patent-licensing business against an international wave of regulatory and legal challenges.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 10 , 2017 )

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm has offered to buy NXP Semiconductors without some of its patents in a bid to win EU antitrust regulatory approval for the $38 billion deal, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

(From : http://online.wsj.com - October 5 , 2017 )

A U.S. federal appeals court said Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and partner Sanofi can continue selling their cholesterol drug, dealing a blow to rival Amgen, which had accused the companies of violating its patents.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 2 , 2017 )

TORONTO (Reuters) - The man who was leading BlackBerry Ltd's efforts to make money from its patent portfolio has left to join a health technology company, two sources with knowledge of the move said on Monday.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - October 2 , 2017 )

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is drawing up guidelines on how much patent holders should charge for their technologies, a thorny issue that pits Apple and other users against Qualcomm and Ericsson.

(From : http://feeds.reuters.com - September 27 , 2017 )

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. International Trade Commission has agreed to probe certain Wi-Fi enabled devices and their parts after Japan's Sharp Corp accused China's Hisense Group Co Ltd of infringing its patents, the body said on Wednesday.

(From : http://online.wsj.com - September 18 , 2017 )

Car makers feeling heat from Silicon Valley on autonomous-car technology have sharply boosted their U.S. patent filings. Among their innovations: removable steering wheels and a drone to locate robot-taxi passengers.