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05/13: Modern Patent Pools

May 13, 2021 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM


Virtual - all times are eastern daylight time


90 Minutes

Modern Patent Pools in the Age of IoTs, 5G, and nNextGen Video Codecs

The Impact of FTC v. Qualcomm, Unwired Planet and Related Global Law Addressing SEPs

Moderator: James Harlan, InterDigital, Inc., Houston, TX

Fabian Gonell,
Qualcomm, Inc., San Diego, CA
Dennis Duncan,
Essentiality Check, Boynton Beach, FL

Hosted by Standards and Open Source and Antitrust Committees and the Special Committee on Privacy & Data Security


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    Essentiality Check | Managing Director

    Dennis J. Duncan is the Managing Director of Essentiality Check. Prior to this he was a Senior Patent Counsel at Dolby Laboratories where he manages a global patent portfolio. Prior to joining Dolby Laboratories, Dennis was an associate with the intellectual property firm of Scully Scott Murphy & Presser. He has also worked as a sole practitioner and in other IP boutiques.
  • Gonell, Fabian photo Gonell, Fabian

    Qualcomm | Senior Vice President, Licensing Strategy

    Fabian is responsible for Intellectual Property Licensing; Antitrust and Standards Compliance; and Intellectual Property and Antitrust Litigation at Qualcomm.
  • Harlan-200 Harlan, Jim

    InterDigital Communications | Director, Standards and Competition Policy

    Jim Harlan joined InterDigital in 2015, where actively represents the company and its interests before policy makers at governmental agencies, administrations and enforcers, as well as with policy committees for various SDOs, Consortia and Associations.