Antitrust: Commission consults on proposal for revised competition regime for technology transfer agreements


The European Commission invites comments on a proposal for new competition rules for the assessment of technology transfer agreements, through which a licensor permits a licensee to exploit patents, know-how or software for the production of goods and services. The proposal aims to update the current regime in order to strengthen incentives for research and innovation, facilitate the diffusion of intellectual property and stimulate competition.

In light of stakeholders’ submissions, the Commission will adopt a new regime before April 2014. Here to read more.

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