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Enforcing Standard-Essential Patents At The Border: What The New ITC Rules Mean

Mintz Member and Chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Division Michael T. Renaud and Member Jonathan J. Engler co-authored an article published by Law360 covering the ITC's ability to enforce standard-essential patents at the border. The article summarizes, "[The ITC] armed with powerful remedial orders under Section 337 of the Tariff Act that can stop infringing imports, is uniquely situated to support U.S. competitiveness in international trade by enforcing standard-essential patents at the border".