Antitrust Antitrust

Tech patents may get UK policy change to spur competition

The patent system for technology incorporated in standards for telecoms, automotive and digital sectors may be subject to UK government intervention as officials consider ways to encourage competition and innovation.
In a consultation launched today, the government is looking for evidence on the misuse of market power by patent owners

To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to MLex or register for a free trial.

Lewis Crofts


Lewis leads MLex's editorial strategy, content direction, quality and development. He has a reputation for breaking stories and providing analysis on complex legal disputes before regulators and courts around the globe. He has also developed MLex's unrivalled coverage of competition policy, litigation, regulation, Brexit and international investigations.

Discover MLex

Stay on top of global regulatory developments

Latest News