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O’Melveny’s O’Rourke, McIntyre Co-Author Chapter in Getting the Deal Through’s Intellectual Property & Antitrust 2012 Report

February 27, 2012 O’Melveny & Myers LLP Antitrust and Competition partner Kenneth O'Rourke and associate Stephen McIntyre co-authored the United States chapter in the 6th edition of Intellectual Property & Antitrust, a volume in the Getting the Deal Through series of annual reports. Published in association with Global Competition Review, the reports provide international analysis in key areas of law and policy for corporate counsel, cross-border legal practitioners and business people. In each guide in the series, the same key questions are answered by leading practitioners in each of the 24 jurisdictions featured.

O’Rourke and McIntyre cover a wide range of topics in their US-focused chapter, including: responsible authorities; proceedings to enforce IP rights; remedies; competition and abuse of IP rights, remedies for deceptive practices; technological protection measures and digital rights management; industry standards; competition legislation; IP rights in competition legislation; review and investigation of competitive effect; competition related remedies for private parties; exemptions from competition law; copyright exhaustion; competent authority jurisdiction; powers of competition authority, and many others. They also discuss recent cases dealing with the intersection of competition law and IP rights.

The complete chapter is available here.

O’Rourke and McIntyre are based in the Firm’s Los Angeles office.