We explore the world of patents for the first time. Patent litigation in mobile communications is a topic that is never far from the news at the moment. We look at some of the recent cases and the general developments in this area.
A looks at the issues facing smartphone developers in securing patent protection.
Kathleen Fox Murphy looks at the effect patent cases could have on the ability to sell accused smartphones.
James Marshall discusses the issues of mobile phone patent litigation across jurisdictions.
Matthias Hulsewig explores the war for market share through the patent system in Germany.