Background - Practices (Details)

Intellectual Property Litigation



  • "Will German Products Which Infringe U.S. Patents Be Barred From Continued Sales In The U.S.?" VPP-Rundbrief Nr. 1 (January 2007). Co-Authors: Jeffrey H. Howard, Werner Berg and David Schnorrenberg.

    Crowell & Moring partners Jeffrey H. Howard, Dr. Werner Berg and David Schnorrenberg write about the U.S. Supreme Courts decision to overturn the general rule in the eBay v. MercExchange case in May of 2006. The courts have applied the new rule to seven cases since 2006.

  • "Intellectuele Eigendomsrechten," [Overview of caselaw with respect to private international law and intellectual property law], T.P.R. (2007). Author: Kristof Roox.
  • "Taking Soundings," Patent World, Issue 186 (October 2006). Author: Kristof Roox.

    Crowell & Moring partner and head of the Brussels office Intellectual Property Group Kristof Roox writes about the European Commission’s public hearing on the future of patent policy in Europe.

  • "Most Action in 50 Years," Global Competition Review (June 2006). Co-Authors: Jeffrey H. Howard, David M. Schnorrenberg and Jeffrey Blumenfeld.

    Antitrust partners Jeffrey H. Howard, David M. Schnorrenberg and Jeffrey Blumenfeld write about 10 IP-antitrust cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • "Onrechtstreekse octrooi-inbreuk naar belgisch recht na het Senseo-arrest: Koffiedik kijken of klare wijn?" [Case law annotation regarding indirect patent infringement after the Senseo decision of the Antwerp Court of Appeal], I.R.D.I. (2006). Co-Authors: Kristof Roox and Christoph De Preter.
  • "The European Regulatory Framework for Security and Privacy Protection in Electronic Communications," Annals of telecommunications, Vol. 61, No. 34 (March-April 2006). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Actiemogelijkheden naar Belgisch recht op basis van een octrooiaanvraag : meer dan een recht op redelijke vergoeding?" [Legal actions under Belgian law on the basis of a patent application: more then a right for reasonable compensation], I.R.D.I. (2006). Author: Kristof Roox.
  • "The Bolar Provision: A safe harbour in Europe for biosimilars," EURAlex, Issue 172 (2006). Author: Kristof Roox.
  • "The Medicare Retiree Drug Subsidy: HIPAA Issues for Employer and Union Plan Sponsors and Their Insurance Issuers," Powell Goldstein Government Contracts Client Alert, at 3 (June 30, 2005). Author: Mary Baroody Lowe.
  • "De Altana Pharma-beschikking : een nieuwe Belgische grensoverschrijdende beslissing in kort geding," [The Altana Pharma-injunction; a new Belgian cross border decision in summary proceedings], I.R.D.I. (2005). Author: Kristof Roox.
  • "Intellectuele Eigendom In Het Nieuwe Wetboek I.P.R," ["Intellectual Property Provision in the New Belgian Code for Private International Law"], I.R.D.I. (2004). Author: Kristof Roox.
  • "E-mail en Internetgebruik in Lokale Besturen," ["E-surveillance in Local Governments"] Praktisch Handboek Personeelsmanagement, Brugge, Vandenbroele (2004). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "De totstandkoming en Draagwijdte van Open Source-Licenties," ["The Creation and Scope of Open Source Licenses"] Computerrecht (2004). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • Annotation under Antwerp Court of Appeal [Case law annotation regarding liability for establishing hyperlinks], Computerrecht (2004). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "In Through the Out Door: The Elevated Role of Dictionaries and Related Non-Patent Works," Patent World (December 2003/January 2004). Co-Authors: Mark Supko and Kenneth Corsello.
  • "Be Careful What You Say: Providing Notice of U.S. Patent Rights to Potential Infringers," International Legal Strategy (July 2003). Author: Mark Supko.
  • "Nieuwe aansprakelijkheidsregels voor de dienstverlener" [New ISP liability rules in Belgium] in VAN EECKE, P. and DUMORTIER, J. (ed.), Elektronische handel. Commentaar bij de wetten van 11 maart 2003, Brugge, Die Keure (March 11, 2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • Annotation under Brussels Court of Appeal October 30, 2002 [Case law annotation regarding abuse of dominant position by a domain name registration authority], Computerrecht (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "P2P. Een inleiding tot de werking van peer-to-peer systemen" [An introduction to the functioning of peer-to-peer systems], Kluwer Mediagids (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.
  • "Notificatierichtlijn heeft addertje onder het gras" ["Legal pitfalls in the Notification Directive"], Juristenkrant (2003). Author: Christoph De Preter.