Future of IP Licensing

"Electronic News sat down to discuss the future of licensing intellectual property with various experts, and have published excerpts of the conversation. Among the questions answered were:

What's different about licensing IP versus other types of licensing?

Where are the hot spots in the intellectual property world?

What happens with a system on a chip, where the intellectual property is coming from a variety of vendors and being built by subcontractors of subcontractors?


Is there a way to write contracts to minimize problems surrounding an extended supply chain?"

From Two-Seventy-One Patent Blog.