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The company filing the most patents in Europe isn't in fact a European business, according to the continent's patent watchdog.
Nokia's rivals fear that the company will begin unfairly milking its patent portfolio, according to the European Commission, but the organisation will be closely observing the former handset maker.
The software giant's cloud storage service infringes the trademark name of one of the largest broadcasters in Europe, the U.K.'s High Court in London rules.
The European unitary patent is finally set to become a thing, ending more than 30 years of failed attempts to leap mostly language-based hurdles. However, anti-software-patent campaigners say the European Parliament's approval could have disastrous consequences.
Joanna Shields, who was in charge of Facebook's operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is the new chief executive of the Tech City Investment Organisation, and also the UK's new 'business ambassador for the digital industries'.
Outsourcing to Central Europe: Are concerns about IP security just a result of cultural differences?
Central European countries such as Poland are sometimes painted as having a lax attitude to wards IP protection - but the area isn't the legal wilderness many fear
The software giant has won a small reduction in its antitrust fine over Windows interoperability but failed to have it dismissed entirely, after the EU's General Court threw out all of Microsoft's main arguments
The tech industry needs to set clear rules around the use of FRAND-protected patents in court battles, Joaquín Almunia has said
News to know -- May 7-13: A look back at the news from London, the UK and wider Europe, on all the bits that were missed during the week's coverage.
Following complaints by Apple and Microsoft, the European Commission has launched twin investigations into Motorola's alleged failure to honour its FRAND patent commitments
Skype is to hire 400 people between London and Stockholm, as the Microsoft-owned company seeks to expand its presence in the UK and Europe.
Microsoft is moving its European logistics business from Germany to the Netherlands, as it fears ongoing patent litigation with Motorola in German courts may disrupt its operation
Europe could step in to solve more patent disputes, as Microsoft and Apple respectively gang up against Motorola over claims its licensing of patents is unfair.
Google plans to reveal details soon of its London-based Campus project, which will support local technology start-ups and stimulate the online growth of UK businesses.Matt Brittin, vice president of Northern and Central Europe for Google, confirmed the company's plans for Campus during a talk at the Digital London conference on Tuesday.
The parent company of O2 is hoping to nurture and develop technological innovation in the UK and Europe by extending its Wayra programme to London
News to know -- February 23-March 2: A look back at the news from London, the UK and wider Europe, on all the bits that were missed during the week's coverage.
The European Commission is looking into a complaint from Apple that Motorola is in breach of its commitments around the FRAND terms of key patents
Facebook is hosting three Mobile Hack events in Europe next month: London on March 5, Stockholm on March 8, and Tel Aviv on March 13. The first two are free and the last one is $10.
Samsung is being formally investigated by the European Commission's antitrust authorities, over claims it "abusively" distorted competition in the region.
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