Compulsory licensing as a limitation on availability of injunctions under eBay doctrine.

Blogs, articles


June 8, 2017. Apple obtains compulsory license on patents owned by WARF, by District Court Judge in Wisconsin.


February 26, 2013. James Love, The US Department of Justice and USPTO call for compulsory licenses on thousands of “standards-essential” patents.


Feb. 10, 2012. Jeremy P. Bond, “Federal Circuit Draws the “Final Curtain” on a Long Saga, Affirming the District Court’s Decision That the Patent-in-Suit Is Not Invalid and Is Willfully Infringed.” Finnegan IP. Case:Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc. v. W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., No. 10-1510 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 10, 2012)

July 14, 2012. Thiru Balasubramanian, Posner’s dismissals of the patent infringement suits in Apple versus Motorola cites eBay and compulsory licensing.


September 1, 2011. James Love, The CoreValve compulsory license on patent to treat aortic stenosis.

September 1, 2011. Anne Mira Guha, The Johnson & Johnson Acuvue Compulsory License.


June 7, 2010. Anne Mira Guha, U.S. Compulsory licensing of medical inventions as a limit on remedies under eBay v MercExchange.


January 17, 2008. Robert Dailey. Innogenetics Loses Injunction; Abbott HCV Genotyping Test to Remain on the Market, Patent Docs.


May 1, 2007. Abbott recently sought compulsory license in US patent dispute.

May 28, 2007. Compulsory licensing of copyright under Article 44.2 of the TRIPS, in light of eBay, /node/1219

Other Blogs, articles’s page on Injunctions:

October 18, 2011. Dave Healey, Compulsory Licensing of U.S. Utility Patents: “Exclusivity” Redefined?