Expert Insights: “The Licensing Economy”


Expert Insights: “The Licensing Economy”

November 15, 2013

Widely-published in the field of IP and Internet law, Professor Risch lends his insight into the two biggest beneficiaries of today’s patent aggregators:

  1. The numerous independent inventors and small businesses who can achieve a return on their investment by licensing their patents   
  2. The world’s largest companies that can reduce a high volume of IP licensing and litigation costs at scale


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