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Dec 05
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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Badge Collection & Registration
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Chair's Opening Remarks
09:10 - 09:50 40 mins
Keynote Address
09:50 - 10:30 40 mins
FRAND and RAND - Latest Court & Arbitration Cases
10:30 - 10:50 20 mins
Breaks
Networking Refreshments
10:50 - 11:30 40 mins
Striking a Balance Between the Need to Protect Confidential Information in SEP Negotiations and the Non-discrimination Obligation Pursuant to FRAND Commitments
11:30 - 12:10 40 mins
Competition Law Aspects of FRAND & RAND
12:10 - 13:10 60 mins
Breaks
Networking Lunch
13:10 - 13:50 40 mins
Views From the US on SEPs & FRAND and How Will It Affect You
  • Recent case law
  • Future developments and their effect on the European market
  • Ken Adamo - Partner, Kirkland & Ellis
13:50 - 14:50 60 mins
Round-tables - Applying Lessons from FRAND Cases Across Europe
  • Key case review
    • Justice Birss and the “workable approach” to FRAND licensing
    • Implications for global portfolios
  • How has Germany defined comparable agreements
  • Reading the EU Commission’s FRAND roadmap
  • Forthcoming litigation
  • Important issues for the months to come
14:50 - 15:10 20 mins
Breaks
Refreshment Break
15:10 - 15:50 40 mins
Mediation as a Tool for Settling Conflicts in the IT and Telecoms Industry
  • Why mediating on FRAND licensing terms?
  • Is mediation a chance for a business solution or a delay tactics?
  • How should good mediation rules look like?
  • Should there be an escalation mechanism?
  • Clemens Heusch - Head of European Litigation, Nokia
15:50 - 16:30 40 mins
Annual Update on Standard Setting Organisations
16:30 - 16:45 15 mins
Chair's Closing Remarks and End of Day 1
16:45 - 18:15 90 mins
Breaks
Networking Drinks Reception