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FTC vs. Rambus Ripples Continue to Spread: Broadcom May Cite FTC Decision to Revive its Own Claim Against Qualcomm | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...adcom-may-cite-ftc-decision-revive-its-own-claim
...FTC vs. Rambus Ripples Continue to Spread:...
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Rambus Redux: The FTC Tries One Last Time (and so do I) | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...rambus-redux-ftc-tries-one-last-time-and-so-do-i
...Rambus Redux: The FTC Tries One Last Time (and so do I)...
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FTC Begins Consideration of Industry Input on Rambus Remedies | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...ins-consideration-industry-input-rambus-remedies
...FTC Begins Consideration of Industry Input on Rambus Remedies...
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Rambus Redux: The FTC Tries One Last Time (and so do I) | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...-redux-the-ftc-tries-one-last-time-and-so-do-i/
...That's why the FTC is asking the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision and reinstate the FTC's conviction of Rambus, and why I'm filing another in a series of "friend of the court" briefs in support of that goal....

Rambus Narrowly Avoids Zero Royalty Penalty in 3 - 2 Decision; FTC Caps Royalties Instead | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...-penalty-3-2-decision-ftc-caps-royalties-instead
...RAMBUS NARROWLY AVOIDS ZERO ROYALTY PENALTY IN 3 - 2 DECISION; FTC CAPS ROYALTIES INSTEAD...
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FTC Reverses Itself, Blasts Rambus for Creating Unlawful Monopoly | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...-itself-blasts-rambus-creating-unlawful-monopoly
...FTC Reverses Itself, Blasts Rambus for Creating Unlawful Monopoly...
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FTC Grants a Partial Stay to Rambus | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org/standardsblog/articles/ftc-grants-partial-stay-rambus
...FTC Grants a Partial Stay to Rambus...
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Shareholder Suit Against Rambus Dropped While FTC Trial Continues - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ainst-rambus-dropped-while-ftc-trial-continues/
...SHAREHOLDER SUIT AGAINST RAMBUS DROPPED WHILE FTC TRIAL CONTINUES...

FTC Reverses Itself, Blasts Rambus for Creating Unlawful Monopoly | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...f-blasts-rambus-for-creating-unlawful-monopoly/
...In what can only be called a stunning development in a high profile standards case, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) unanimously reversed the earlier decision of one of its own Administrative Law Judges and ruled that semiconductor technology company Rambus, Inc. had " unlawfully monopolized the markets for four computer memory technologies that have been incorporated into industry standards for dynamic random access... ...memory," or DRAM. The FTC will deliberate further before announcing the penalties to be levied against Rambus....
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Rambus Narrowly Avoids Zero Royalty Penalty in 3 – 2 Decision; FTC Caps Royalties Instead | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...lty-in-3-2-decision-ftc-caps-royalties-instead/
...RAMBUS NARROWLY AVOIDS ZERO ROYALTY PENALTY IN 3 – 2 DECISION; FTC CAPS ROYALTIES INSTEAD...
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FTC Grants a Partial Stay to Rambus | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...rty-rights/ftc-grants-a-partial-stay-to-rambus/
...Memory technology developer Rambus, Inc. secured an important, but not unexpected tactical victory on Friday, when the Federal Trade Commission released an order partially staying the sanctions that it imposed on February 2, 2007. In the earlier order, the FTC prohibited Rambus from charging royalties to implement two standards in excess of those the Commissioners determined Rambus could have charged, absent its abuse of... ...While the Commissioners called their decision "a difficult one" in the Conclusion of the Order, in fact the partial stay was not contested by the FTC’s own Complaint Counsel, presumably because he believed the relief sought by Rambus to be reasonable under the FTC’s own Rules of Practice and Procedure (16 C.F.R....
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FTC APPEALS RAMBUS (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM ITS FRIENDS) | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...als-rambus-with-a-little-help-from-its-friends/
...FTC APPEALS RAMBUS (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM ITS FRIENDS)...
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FTC CAPS RAMBUS ROYALTIES | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal/ftc-caps-rambus-royalties/
...FTC CAPS RAMBUS ROYALTIES...

FTC REVERSES ITSELF, FINDING THAT RAMBUS CREATED AN UNLAWFUL MONOPOLY | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...nding-that-rambus-created-an-unlawful-monopoly/
...FTC REVERSES ITSELF, FINDING THAT RAMBUS CREATED AN UNLAWFUL MONOPOLY...
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FTC Begins Consideration of Industry Input on Rambus Remedies | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ideration-of-industry-input-on-rambus-remedies/
...Rambus has witheld information of its clear knowledge affecting the patentability of a large number of claims surrounding their ‘898 written specification of 1990. In particular, while claiming to the patent office, the FTC and courts in this country and around the world... ...Referring to Rambus’ pre-trial brief before the FTC:...

FTC GRANTS A PARTIAL STAY TO RAMBUS | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal/ftc-grants-a-partial-stay-to-rambus/
...FTC GRANTS A PARTIAL STAY TO RAMBUS...
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FTC LOSES ROUND ONE TO RAMBUS | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal/ftc-loses-round-one-to-rambus/
...FTC LOSES ROUND ONE TO RAMBUS...

Intellectual Property Rights | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...dsblog/topic/intellectual-property-rights?page=5
...Other suits are continuing in multiple courts in several countries, including an antitrust suit that Broadcom lost – but perhaps not permanently – before the FTC issued it's verdict in Rambus.... ...Read more about FTC Grants a Partial Stay to Rambus...
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Intellectual Property Rights | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...dsblog/topic/intellectual-property-rights?page=6
...Read more about FTC vs. Rambus Ripples Continue to Spread:... ...After the Commissioners of the FTC review the pleadings of the FTC's own Complaint Counsel and Rambus's lawyers in the final phase of their deliberations, the Commissioners will decide what penalties Rambus will have to bear for its actions....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- March 2007
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/mar07.php
...UPDATE: FTC GRANTS A PARTIAL STAY TO RAMBUS... ...Two weeks ago, the Federal Trade Commission granted the semiconductor technology company a partial stay of the penalties the FTC had imposed upon Rambus in February, pending the hearing of its appeal....
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Intellectual Property Rights | ConsortiumInfo.org | Page 6
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...al-propery/intellectual-property-rights/page/6/
...3/20/2007 Memory technology developer Rambus, Inc. secured an important, but not unexpected tactical victory on Friday, when the Federal Trade Commission released an order partially staying the sanctions that it imposed on February 2, 2007. In the earlier order, the FTC prohibited Rambus from charging royalties to implement two standards in excess of those the Commissioners determined Rambus could have charged, absent its abuse... ...2/07/2007 Monday morning's voicemail included a courtesy call from FTC Complaint Counsel Geoffrey Oliver, letting me know that the Federal Trade Commission had just issued its ruling in the penalty phase of its prosecution of memory technology company Rambus, Inc....
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LAWS, CASES AND REGULATIONS
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/laws/
This site explains and provides annotations and text of Laws, Cases, and Articles relating to standard setting and consortia/consortiums.
...The FTC's investigation of Rambus is ongoing and Rambus has now been accused of fraud in federal courts in both Delaware and Virginia as a result of its conduct.... ...As in Rambus, the alleged infringer counterclaimed that the patent holder's conduct constituted an illegal restraint of trade, and the FTC thereafter launched a probe into Sun's behavior as a potential violation of Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act....
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The EC Settlement: Rambus, Writs and the Rule of Law | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...articles/ec-settlement-rambus-writs-and-rule-law
...And investigations into Rambus's conduct were also brought by both the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in the United States, and by the European Commission in Europe.... ...That is, until now. On June 11, Rambus and the European Commission announced that they had reached tentative agreement on a settlement of the investigation of Rambus opened by the EC in August of 2007. In form, the settlement agreed is similar to the (later overturned) restrictions levied upon Rambus by the FTC - Rambus has agreed to forward-looking caps on the amount of...
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- September 2006
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/sep06.php
...STORY UPDATE : FTC REVERSES ITSELF, FINDING THAT RAMBUS CREATED AN UNLAWFUL MONOPOLY... ...STORY UPDATE FTC REVERSES ITSELF, FINDING THAT RAMBUS CREATED AN UNLAWFUL MONOPOLY...
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Intellectual Property Rights | ConsortiumInfo.org | Page 7
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...al-propery/intellectual-property-rights/page/7/
...8/02/2006 In what can only be called a stunning development in a high profile standards case, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) unanimously reversed the earlier decision of one of its own Administrative Law Judges and ruled that semiconductor technology company Rambus, Inc. had " unlawfully monopolized the markets for four computer memory technologies that have been incorporated into industry standards for dynamic random... ...access memory," or DRAM. The FTC will deliberate further before announcing the penalties to be levied against Rambus....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- February 2007
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/feb07.php
...UPDATE: FTC CAPS RAMBUS ROYALTIES... ...The FTC's decision to sanction Rambus highlights the traditional and ongoing role of government as the ultimate (and perhaps too occasional) guarantor against abuse of the standard setting process....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Journal — June – July 2009
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/jun09.php
...Investigations into Rambus's conduct were also brought by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in the United States, and by the European Commission in the European Union.... ...That is, until now. On June 11, Rambus and the European Commission announced that they had reached tentative agreement on a settlement of the investigation that the EC had opened in August of 2007. In form, the settlement agreed upon is similar to the (later overturned) restrictions levied upon Rambus by the FTC. That is, Rambus agreed to forward-looking caps on the amount of...
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Intellectual Propery | ConsortiumInfo.org | Page 6
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/category/intellectual-propery/page/6/
...1/25/2008 On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the most important resolution of a standards-related enforcement action since Rambus, and possibly since its landmark settlement with Dell Computer in 1995. At issue was whether a licensing promise made by a patent-owning participant in a standards development process is binding upon someone that later owns the same patent....

The EC Settlement: Rambus, Writs and the Rule of Law | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ec-settlement-rambus-writs-and-the-rule-of-law/
...That is, until now. On June 11, Rambus and the European Commission announced that they had reached tentative agreement on a settlement of the investigation of Rambus opened by the EC in August of 2007. In form, the settlement agreed is similar to the (later overturned) restrictions levied upon Rambus by the FTCRambus has agreed to forward-looking caps on the amount of... ...Meanwhile, the FTC was nearing the end of the process of losing, then winning, then ultimately losing in its efforts to punish Rambus for what it viewed as violations of U.S. antitrust laws (you can read an overview of the FTC’s efforts involving Rambus here)....
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Rambus Ruling Overturned: A Legal Dispute of Dickensian Proportions Lurches On | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...ned-legal-dispute-dickensian-proportions-lurches
...In a related decision, the FTC had capped the royalties that Rambus could require implementers of the standards to pay.... ...The long and the short of the latest decision is that the Court of Appeals disagreed with the FTC's conclusion that Rambus's activities in JEDEC constituted a violation of antitrust law, and also questioned whether the Commissioners had properly concluded that Rambus had violated JEDEC's patent disclosure policy....
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Search Results for “ search_term_string ” - Page 14 - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf | Page 14
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/search/{search_term_string}/page/14/
...FTC V. RAMBUS: TIME TO REEXAMINE STANDARD SETTING RULES...

Intellectual Property Rights and Standard Setting - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ellectual-property-rights-and-standard-setting/
Summary: Intellectual property rights (IPR), and particularly patent claims, provide special challenges to standards developers. Following adoption of standard…
...Rambus has been mired in litigation with multiple semiconductor manufacturers for most of the current decade, and also been convicted of creating an illegal monopoly by the FTC. More recently, telecommunications giants QUALCOMM Incorporated and Broadcom Corporation have been locked in combat, in part over Broadcom’s accusation that Qualcomm has engaged in conduct reminiscent of Rambus. 3... ...For a short summary and the most recent developments in the FTC’s action against Rambus, see Updegrove, Andrew, FTC Caps Rambus Royalties, ConsortiumInfo.org, Consortium Standards Bulletin, Vol....

The Essential Guide to Consortia and Standards
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/essentialguide/intellectual.php
...Rambus has been mired in litigation with multiple semiconductor manufacturers for most of the current decade, and also been convicted of creating an illegal monopoly by the FTC. More recently, telecommunications giants QUALCOMM Incorporated and Broadcom Corporation have been locked in combat, in part over Broadcom's accusation that Qualcomm has engaged in conduct reminiscent of Rambus. 3...

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- May 2003
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/may03.php
...While it has traditionally received little public or governmental attention, recently it has gained considerable attention by the media (Bluetooth, W3C, etc.), the Federal Courts (Rambus v. Infineon), the FTC (Rambus antitrust suit), and Congress (H.R. 1086)....

Category: Litigation & Legal Issues - Page 12 - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf | Page 12
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/metalibrary_cat/litigation-legal-issues/page/12/
...FTC APPEALS RAMBUS (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM ITS FRIENDS) Andrew Updegrove 1/01/2005... ...FTC LOSES ROUND ONE TO RAMBUS Andrew Updegrove 1/01/2005...
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- June 2003
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/jun03.php
...Updates: Shareholder Suit Against Rambus Dropped While FTC Trial Continues... ...UPDATE: Shareholder Suit Against Rambus Dropped While FTC Trial Continues...
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Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...&Category=6&SubCat=Intellectual Property Issues
...April 23, 2008 Rambus wins major victory against the FTC... ...court has now put the ball back in the FTC's court, ruling that the agency will have to start over with a completely new trial if it wants to pursue its case against Rambus....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- April 2003
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/apr03.php
...Rambus: UPDATE: THE STAGE SHIFTS TO THE FTC Infineon has petitioned the Supreme Court to intervene, and today the Federal Trade Commission brings its suit against Rambus to trial for alleged federal antitrust violations.... ...But today the attention shifts to the Federal Trade Commission, as the FTC begins to present its own case in court against Rambus for alleged federal antitrust violations....
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Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...&Category=6&SubCat=Intellectual Property Issues
...August 3, 2006 FTC rules against Rambus... ...M. Sean Royall, an antitrust lawyer who led the FTC trial against Rambus, said Rambus' actions would effectively mean a tax on memory chips that would result in higher prices for consumers....

19 Standards Orgs. - and Over 13,300 Members - Support Rambus Brief | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...orgs-and-over-13300-members-support-rambus-brief
......represent a broad range of SSOs that participate in the standard setting process, and each is greatly concerned by the adverse effects that it anticipates will result from the [lower court reversal of the FTC's sanctions of Rambus].... ...Amici curiae believe that the type of conduct that the FTC found Rambus Incorporated (Rambus) to have engaged in, if allowed to go unredressed, would severely undermine and jeopardize the continued existence of that fragile process....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Journal — December – January 2009
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/dec08.php
...Last December the U.S. Federal Trade Commission petitioned the Supreme Court to hear why the FTC believes Rambus Incorporated needs to be punished.... ...…represent a broad range of SSOs that participate in the standard setting process, and each is greatly concerned by the adverse effects that it anticipates will result from the [lower court reversal of the FTC's sanctions of Rambus]....
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The Essential Guide to Consortia and Standards
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/essentialguide/laws.php
...5.7.4 — In the meantime, on June 19, 2002 the FTC announced that it would file antitrust charges against Rambus in connection with the Company's failure to disclose patents during the standard-setting process....

Laws, Cases and Regulations - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/guide/law-and-policy/laws-cases-and-regulations/
Summary: The development and implementation of standards conveys great societal benefits when properly conducted, but can also provide the means by which…
...The FTC’s investigation of Rambus is ongoing and Rambus has now been accused of fraud in federal courts in both Delaware and Virginia as a result of its conduct.... ...As in Rambus, the alleged infringer counterclaimed that the patent holder’s conduct constituted an illegal restraint of trade, and the FTC thereafter launched a probe into Sun’s behavior as a potential violation of Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act....
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Intellectual Property Rights | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...dsblog/topic/intellectual-property-rights?page=4
...Read more about Rambus Redux: The FTC Tries One Last Time (and so do I)... ...Views: 15,580 On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the most important resolution of a standards-related enforcement action since Rambus, and possibly since its landmark settlement with Dell Computer in 1995. At issue was whether a licensing promise made by a patent-owning participant in a standards development process is binding upon someone that later owns the same patent....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- April 2004
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/apr04.php
...IPR UPDATE: FTC APPEALS RAMBUS (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM ITS FRIENDS) FTC Complaint Counsel has filed a brief appealing the Administrative Law Judge's decision In the Matter of Rambus that was almost as thick as the ALJ's own exhaustive opinion.... ...IPR UPDATE FTC APPEALS RAMBUS (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM ITS FRIENDS)...
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August | 2006 | ConsortiumInfo.org | Page 2
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/2006/08/page/2/
...The high profile story was the release by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) of its long-awaited decision in its action against Rambus, Inc.... ...Two years ago, an FTC Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) had found strongly in favor of Rambus, allowing the semiconductor technology company to assert patents it had not disclosed in an SSO standard setting process....
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Rambus Ruling Overturned: A Legal Dispute of Dickensian Proportions Lurches On | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...l-dispute-of-dickensian-proportions-lurches-on/
...The long and the short of the latest decision is that the Court of Appeals disagreed with the FTC’s conclusion that Rambus’s activities in JEDEC constituted a violation of antitrust law, and also questioned whether the Commissioners had properly concluded that Rambus had violated JEDEC’s patent disclosure policy.... ...Or, in the more formalistic language of the Court, "the FTC failed to demonstrate that Rambus’s conduct was exclusionary under settled principles of antitrust law"....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- March 2005
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/mar05.php
...Summary: The landmark litigation between Rambus and Infineon, and the related proceedings before the FTC, have dramatically raised awareness in the industry over the proper way to manage IPR issues in the standard setting process.... ...June, 2003: Shareholder Suit Against Rambus Dropped While FTC Trial Continues...
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Category: Intellectual Property Rights (see also separate category of the same name) - Page 18 - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf | Page 18
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...lso-separate-category-of-the-same-name/page/18/
...Why the Supreme Court Was Correct to Deny Certiorari in FTC v. Rambus Joshua D. Wright 4/10/2009...

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/news/quotes.php?page=30
...August 3, 2006 – FTC opinion, finding that Rambus created an illegal monopoly …Full Story...

Consortiuminfo.org — Consider This…
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/blog/considerthis.php?ct=1
...But also this week, closing arguments began in a separate action brought by the Federal Trade Commission (the FTC) against Rambus, based upon the same course of (mis)conduct....

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...&Category=6&SubCat=Intellectual Property Issues
...May 18, 2009 Rambus gloats as FTC drops antitrust charges... ...Sylvie Barak Inquirer – May 18, 2009: THE SLOW WHEELS OF JUSTICE have finally ground to a complete halt in the FTC's case against chip designer Rambus, with US regulators dropping allegations that the firm violated antitrust laws....
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Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...&Category=6&SubCat=Intellectual Property Issues
...Interestingly, in August of last year, the FTC also claimed that Rambus unfairly monopolized the DRAM market.... ...The FTC decided yesterday to heavily slash the royalties on certain DRAM that Rambus makes its licensees pay. ...Full Story...
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Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...&Category=6&SubCat=Intellectual Property Issues
...February 23, 2009 US Supreme Court Rejects FTC Appeal In Rambus Case...

March | 2007 | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/2007/03/
...In affirming the jury’s verdict, the federal judge found that Qualcomm’s behavior was equivalent to that of Rambus, Inc., as determined by the FTC:... ...But unlike the FTC, which recently decided to limit, rather than eliminate, Rambus’s right to charge royalties to implementers of the SDRAM standards there at issue, the Qualcomm court has apparently decided to apply the penalty levied by the FTC in its prosecution of Dell computer, a decade ago – and bar Qualcomm from enforcing the patents against implementers at all....
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February | 2007 | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/2007/02/
...Most obviously, then, the FTC could limit the royalties that Rambus could charge to implement the SDRAM standard, or bar Rambus from charging any royalties at all....

Rambus EU Settlement Appears Near | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...sblog/articles/rambus-eu-settlement-appears-near
...As I've reported over the years, the FTC vigorously pursued Rambus, alternately winning and losing - but never settling.... ...The FTC's luck ran out when Rambus won the final round in the federal court system shy of the court of last appeal - and the Supreme Court declined to take the case....
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Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- October 2003
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/oct03.php
...The antitrust-based suit brought against Rambus by the FTC entered the final argument stage several weeks ago....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- May 2004
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/may04.php
...The label on the envelope in which the T shirt arrived includes the slogan "All Roads lead to Rambus!,” which is also curious, given that this opinion is shared by the Complaint Counsel at the FTC, as well as the judge and the jury in the District Court, which heard the most exhaustive testimony in the case, and handed RMBS its figurative head.... ...FTC Loses First Round to Rambus: Consortium Standards Bulletin March 2004...
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FTC Announces Landmark Settlement in “Patent Hold Up” Action | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...announces-landmark-settlement-patent-hold-action
...Views: 15,579 On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the most important resolution of a standards-related enforcement action since Rambus, and possibly since its landmark settlement with Dell Computer in 1995. At issue was whether a licensing promise made by a patent-owning participant in a standards development process is binding upon someone that later owns the same patent.... ...The decision is dramatic for two additional reasons: unlike the FTC’s prosecution of Rambus (which took several years to run its course), the existence of the complaint and the terms of the settlement in the N-Data were revealed simultaneously, making the impact of the decision greater by the element of surprise....

APRIL 2004 | Issues | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal_issue/april-2004/
...FTC Complaint Counsel has filed a brief appealing the Administrative Law Judge's decision In the Matter of Rambus that was almost as thick as the ALJ's own exhaustive opinion....

Search Results for “ search_term_string ” - Page 3 - ConsortiumInfo.orgConsortiumInf | Page 3
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/search/{search_term_string}/page/3/
...6/22/2009 ...the difference in terms between the final FTC judgment (later overturned) and the terms of the tentative settlement agreed upon by the EC and Rambus is rather great....

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/news/quotes.php?page=29
...August 7, 2006 – Rambus legal spokesman and former General Counsel John Danforth, on the FTC's reversal of an Administrative Law Judge's earlier finding in favor of Rambus, Inc. …Full Story...

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/news/quotes.php?page=22
...February 18, 2008 – Rambus lawyer Doug Melamed, who apparently has not yet read the FTC decision …Full Story...

Federal Court Rules Against Qualcomm in a "Son of Rambus" Suit | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...ral-court-rules-against-qualcomm-son-rambus-suit
...But unlike the FTC, which recently decided to limit, rather than eliminate, Rambus's right to charge royalties to implementers of the SDRAM standards there at issue, the Qualcomm court has apparently decided to apply the penalty levied by the FTC in its prosecution of Dell computer, a decade ago – and bar Qualcomm from enforcing the patents against implementers at all....

Stock Analyst Eats Own Foot | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org/standardsblog/articles/stock-analyst-eats-own-foot
...The result is that Rambus is the darling of stock speculators, since it is infinitely volatile, depending upon the latest developments in its various lawsuits over the years with Infineon, Micron, the FTC, Samsung, and others.... ...My writing in the past on this subject, as well as the pro bono briefs that I’ve written and filed with the Supreme Court and the FTC, are part of the mix of data that the market absorbs, leading me to have a certain negative appeal to the penny stock speculators that are True Believers in the infinite righteousness of Rambus....

Consortiuminfo.org — Consider This…
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/blog/considerthis.php?ct=16
...The label on the envelope in which the T shirt arrived includes the slogan "All Roads lead to Rambus!", which is also curious, given that this opinion is shared by the Complaint Counsel at the FTC, as well as the judge and the jury in the District Court, which heard the most exhaustive testimony in the case, and handed RMBS its figurative head....

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ve.php?page=102&Category=2&SubCat=Story Updates
...April 26, 2004 Rambus 'Deception' Could Cost $3 Billion, FTC Claims in Appeal... ...By: Tom Krazit InfoWorld, – April 26, 2004: -- Rambus Inc. stands to gain up to $3 billion in royalties as a result of its allegedly deceptive actions before a memory standards-setting committee, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said in a brief last week arguing for a reversal of a decision earlier this year favoring Rambus....
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Delaware Court is Asked to Define "FRAND" — And Another Reason to Call for Ex Ante | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...ked-define-frand-and-another-reason-call-ex-ante
...Also of significance (although of no apparent interest to the media), a Silicon Valley company called Foundry Networks brought a "Son of Rambus" law suit against French telecommunications giant Alcatel the day before the FTC announced its decision....

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ge=71&Category=3&SubCat=Whos Doing What to Whom
...February 18, 2008 Rambus asks appeals court to throw out FTC finding...

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- October 2005
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/nov05/news.php
...What Rambus wants to show, however, is that their misconduct should excuse its own actions, which remain the subject of an FTC proceeding.... ...According to an opposition filed by the FTC in an attempt to prevent Rambus from gaining access to the documents it seeks, however, the chip technology company's efforts are simply an attempt to "deflect attention from its own conduct by blaming third parties."...

FTC Seeks Input on Patent Holdup in Standards Development | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...-seeks-input-patent-holdup-standards-development
...The FTC went to great time and expense trying to convict Rambus, alternatively losing, winning and finally losing through a long string of proceedings that I've covered at length over the years (a summary is here )....

Consortiuminfo.org News
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ive.php?page=89&Category=2&SubCat=Story Updates
...The result is that Rambus is the darling of stock speculators, since it is infinitely volatile, depending upon the latest developments in its various lawsuits over the years with Infineon, Micron, the FTC, Samsung, and others.... ...My writing in the past on this subject, as well as the pro bono briefs that I’ve written and filed with the Supreme Court and the FTC, are part of the mix of data that the market absorbs, leading me to have a certain negative appeal to the penny stock speculators that are True Believers in the infinite righteousness of Rambus....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin - June 2007
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/test_jun07.php
...Story Update: FTC Reverses Itself, Finding That Rambus Created an Unlawful Monopoly... ...Story Update: FTC Reverses Itself, Finding That Rambus Created an Unlawful Monopoly...

Appeals Court Rules that Deceptive Conduct in Standard Setting can Violate Antitrust Laws | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...duct-standard-setting-can-violate-antitrust-laws
...The US Federal Trade commission ultimately convicted Rambus, and the court in the Qualcomm opinion relied heavily on the FTC's reasoning in its final judgment....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Journal - June 2007
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/jun07.php
...Story Update: FTC Reverses Itself, Finding That Rambus Created an Unlawful Monopoly... ...Story Update: FTC Reverses Itself, Finding That Rambus Created an Unlawful Monopoly...

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- March 2004
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/mar04.php
...IPR UPDATE: FTC LOSES ROUND ONE TO RAMBUS Administrative Law Judge Stephen McGuire gives round one to Rambus.... ...IPR UPDATE FTC LOSES FIRST ROUND TO RAMBUS...
. . .

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About FRAND (But didn’t know who to ask) | ConsortiumInfo.org
http://www.consortiuminfo.org...lways-wanted-know-about-frand-didnt-know-who-ask
...In fact, the parties to a lot of recent litigation, between individual companies (like Broadcom and Qualcomm) and between regulators and companies (like the European Commission and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), on the one hand, and Rambus, on the other hand) have grappled at length with this issue.... ...And it’s trickier than first meets the eye, as the FTC found out to its sorrow when it tried to punish Rambus....

Home | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/standardsblog/?page=37
...Views: 15,635 On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the most important resolution of a standards-related enforcement action since Rambus, and possibly since its landmark settlement with Dell Computer in 1995. At issue was whether a licensing promise made by a patent-owning participant in a standards development process is binding upon someone that later owns the same patent....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- January 2004
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/jan04.php
...Infineon v. Rambus: Editorial : Rambus - Hard Cases Make Bad Law Last year, the standard setting world took comfort when the FTC opened an investigation against Rambus relating to its conduct in the JEDEC standard setting process.... ...Rambus : UPDATE: THE STAGE SHIFTS TO THE FTC Infineon has petitioned the Supreme Court to intervene, and today the Federal Trade Commission brings its suit against Rambus to trial for alleged federal antitrust violations....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- December 2004
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/dec04.php
...13: FTC issues an order accepting four amicus curiae briefs filed in connection with its own action against Rambus....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- October 2005
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/oct05.php
...What Rambus wants to show, however, is that their misconduct should excuse its own actions, which remain the subject of an FTC proceeding.... ...According to an opposition filed by the FTC in an attempt to prevent Rambus from gaining access to the documents it seeks, the chip technology company's efforts are simply an attempt to "deflect attention from its own conduct by blaming third parties."...

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- January 2006
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/jan06.php
...While Rambus settled one suit against Infineon last year, its legal action against a number of other companies continue to grind on, as does the FTC proceeding....

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Bulletin- November 2005
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/nov05.php
...What Rambus wants to show, however, is that their misconduct should excuse its own actions, which remain the subject of an FTC proceeding.... ...According to an opposition filed by the FTC in an attempt to prevent Rambus from gaining access to the documents it seeks, however, the chip technology company's efforts are simply an attempt to "deflect attention from its own conduct by blaming third parties."...

Consortiuminfo.org Consortium Standards Journal — October – November 2008
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/bulletins/oct08.php
...Among other supportive activities, the FTC prosecuted companies such as Rambus Technologies for alleged abuses of the standards development process, and Chairman Deborah Platt Majoras and other members of her staff made public efforts to allay industry concerns over amending SSO rules to permit, or require, patent claim licensing terms at an earlier and more useful stage in the development process....

Briefly Noted: The Web and the Battlefield | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ards/briefly-noted-the-web-and-the-battlefield/
...Previous Article FTC Reverses Itself, Blasts Rambus for Creating Unlawful Monopoly Next Article Accessibility and the Web:...

Congratulations Ted! (as the Linux Foundation’s new CTO) | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...tulations-ted-as-the-linux-foundations-new-cto/
...Previous Article Rambus Redux: The FTC Tries One Last Time (and so do I) Next Article 19 Standards Orgs. – and Over 13,300 Members – Support Rambus Brief...

Mass. IT Funding Bond Dies; Romney Seeks to Recall Legislature | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...g-bond-dies-romney-seeks-to-recall-legislature/
...Previous Article Openness, ODF and Accessibility Next Article FTC Reverses Itself, Blasts Rambus for Creating Unlawful Monopoly...

Rambus EU Settlement Appears Near | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...perty-rights/rambus-eu-settlement-appears-near/
...As I’ve reported over the years, the FTC vigorously pursued Rambus, alternately winning and losing – but never settling.... ...The FTC’s luck ran out when Rambus won the final round in the federal court system shy of the court of last appeal – and the Supreme Court declined to take the case....
. . .

FTC Announces Landmark Settlement in “Patent Hold Up” Action | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...s-landmark-settlement-in-patent-hold-up-action/
...On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the most important resolution of a standards-related enforcement action since Rambus, and possibly since its landmark settlement with Dell Computer in 1995. At issue was whether a licensing promise made by a patent-owning participant in a standards development process is binding upon someone that later owns the same patent.... ...The decision is dramatic for two additional reasons: unlike the FTC’s prosecution of Rambus (which took several years to run its course), the existence of the complaint and the terms of the settlement in the N-Data were revealed simultaneously, making the impact of the decision greater by the element of surprise....

November | 2009 | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/2009/11/
...As I’ve reported over the years, the FTC vigorously pursued Rambus, alternately winning and losing – but never settling.... ...The FTC’s luck ran out when Rambus won the final round in the federal court system shy of the court of last appeal – and the Supreme Court declined to take the case....
. . .

The Emerging ODF Environment, Part V: Spotlight on IBM Workplace | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...-environment-part-v-spotlight-on-ibm-workplace/
...Previous Article FTC vs. Rambus Ripples Continue to Spread:...

Backcountry Driving, Part II: A Practical Guide to Getting There (and Back Again) | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ractical-guide-to-getting-there-and-back-again/
...Previous Article Backcountry Driving, Part 1: Finding the Right Tool for the Job Next Article FTC vs. Rambus Ripples Continue to Spread:...

January | 2008 | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/2008/01/
...The decision is dramatic for two additional reasons: unlike the FTC’s prosecution of Rambus (which took several years to run its course), the existence of the complaint and the terms of the settlement in the N-Data were revealed simultaneously, making the impact of the decision greater by the element of surprise....

Editorial | Article Categories | ConsortiumInfo.org | Page 7
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/article_cat/editorial/page/7/
...Last year, the standard setting world took comfort when the FTC opened an investigation against Rambus relating to its conduct in the JEDEC standard setting process....

OASIS Launches OpenDocument XML.org | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...-and-ooxml/oasis-launches-opendocument-xml-org/
...Previous Article Microsoft Releases New “Open Specifications Promise” on 35 Web Services Specifications Next Article FTC Begins Consideration of Industry Input on Rambus Remedies...

Rambus – Hard Cases Make Bad Law | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal/rambus-hard-cases-make-bad-law/
...Last year, the standard setting world took comfort when the FTC opened an investigation against Rambus relating to its conduct in the JEDEC standard setting process....

FEBRUARY 2003 | Issues | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org/journal_issue/february-2003/
...Last year, the standard setting world took comfort when the FTC opened an investigation against Rambus relating to its conduct in the JEDEC standard setting process....

An Arizona Strip Sketch Book – Day 1 | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...ess-journal/an-arizona-strip-sketch-book-day-1/
...Previous Article New MA Governor Proposes New – and Smaller – IT Bond Bill Next Article FTC Grants a Partial Stay to Rambus...

Stock Analyst Eats Own Foot | ConsortiumInfo.org
https://www.consortiuminfo.org...rce-open-standards/stock-analyst-eats-own-foot/
...The result is that Rambus is the darling of stock speculators, since it is infinitely volatile, depending upon the latest developments in its various lawsuits over the years with Infineon, Micron, the FTC, Samsung, and others.... ...My writing in the past on this subject, as well as the pro bono briefs that I’ve written and filed with the Supreme Court and the FTC, are part of the mix of data that the market absorbs, leading me to have a certain negative appeal to the penny stock speculators that are True Believers in the infinite righteousness of Rambus....

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