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Are megadeals coming back?

The year of 2017 witnessed a worldwide slowdown in the number of megadeals[1]. According to a recent Mergermarket Report (the Report), the global total for the number of deals worth US$4 billion or more decreased from a peak of 158 … Continue reading

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Cities for CEDAW, Coming Soon to Your Town!

When the Cities for CEDAW campaign was launched at the UN Commission of the Status of Women meeting in 2013, it aimed to enlist 100 cities within a year. That ambitious effort fell short, but the Cities for CEDAW effort… … Continue reading

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Where is 5G communications technology IP coming from?

As I explained in IP Finance last week, following President Trump's blocking of Broadcom’s hostile bid to acquire Qualcomm, by remaining independent the cellular technology leader will be able to maintain its long-term commitment to high levels of R&D investment (at … Continue reading

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Finally! The 2nd Big Step of China RoHS is Coming

China RoHS(Measures for the Administration of the Restricted Use of the Hazardous Substances Contained in Electrical and Electronic Products(MIIT Order No.32)) announced two-steps administration method. The 1st step is self- declaration, which had been implemented and known by manufacturers for … Continue reading

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The Coming Trade War with China: More Posturing by the Trump Administration

According to Fox News, the Trump Administration will soon take and propose action against intellectual property theft by China.  Notably, the Fox News article focuses on the entertainment industry and movies.  White House Director of Trade and Manufacturing, Peter Navarro, … Continue reading

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