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ktMINE experts regularly contribute thought provoking articles and insightful opinions to publications across the globe. From analyzing royalty rates to assessing the true value of IP, ktMINE has articles for anyone interested in IP.

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ktMINE data is often used to assist esteemed members of the community create compelling articles. This month, we are proud to have made it into two such articles: Bid data solutions to determining IP risk and value By Nigel Swycher The significant increase in the volume and availability of data about intellectual property, combined with major advances in data science,… View Article

What’s Happening with IP in the Semiconductor Industry?

Authored by David R. Jarczyk, John Wiora, and Danielle Lambert, this article provides a summary of the study conducted on behalf of the LES Semiconductor Committee regarding industry trends. The study analyzed executed licensing deals as well as published patent information. Specific attention was paid to type of IP licensed, royalty/payment structures, exclusivity, territory, and sublicensing, as well as… View Article

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The OECD Discussion Draft on Intangibles and the Myth of Unavailable Comparables

Authored by David R. Jarczyk, and Jeffrey Cozzo, this article argues that the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s revised discussion draft on intangibles lacks guidance on the available market evidence to answer the central question of an arm’s length analysis: How would independent parties act given the tested transactions’ facts and circumstances? Versions Published In: October,… View Article

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Drivers of IP Value – The Most Active Companies in Intellectual Property

Authored by David R. Jarczyk, John Wiora and Danielle Lambert, this article discusses the driving factors of value creation for intellectual property. The article also provides a list of the top 50 most active companies in IP for the year 2012, including statistics on various companies’ IP activity. Versions Published In: August, 2013 Intellectual Asset Management Magazine Read Full Article

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IP facts you can’t afford to miss…but you probably do

Authored by David R. Jarczyk, this article outlines the pitfalls of relying solely on unredacted license agreements when performing transfer pricing analyses and the competitive advantage afforded those who have access to the entire universe of license agreements. Versions Published In: March 12, 2013 WWTPR Journal – Second Edition November, 2012 Bloomberg BNA Transfer Pricing International Journal… View Article

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Comment on Discussion Draft on the Transfer Pricing Aspects of Intangibles

Authored by David R. Jarczyk, this article provides a response to the OECD’s request for comment on the transfer pricing aspect of intangibles. The comments within highlight common misconceptions related to the application of the CUT/CUP method, along with recommendations for the expansion of the comparability analysis section. Versions Published In: September 30, 2012 OECD.org Read Full Article

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Comment on Notice: Development of the Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement

Co-authored by David R. Jarczyk and Jeffrey Cozzo, this article provides a strategic recommendation for the Office of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator, Executive Office of the President, in regards to a new Joint Strategic Plan on Intellectual Property Enforcement. Versions Published In: July, 2012 regulations.gov Read Full Article

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