“Huawei v ZTE” – CJEU landmark decision provides new ground rules for asserting standard-essential patents in Europe
- Posted by Markus Gampp
- On 22 July 2015
In a landmark decision issued on July 16, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) provided new guidelines on how patent infringement courts in Europe should deal with patent proprietors seeking injunctions or the recall of products on the basis of an (alleged) infringement of a standard-essential patent (SEP) if those SEP proprietors have made a commitment to a standards body to grant third parties a FRAND-license.
Markus Gampp is an experienced patent litigator who advises and represents clients from various industries in complex patent infringement proceedings and other IP-related litigation.