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The Smartphone Royalty Stack: Surveying Royalty Demands for the Components within Modern Smartphones

May 29, 2014

By Joseph J. Mueller, Timothy D. Syrett

This report, co-authored by WilmerHale intellectual property litigators Joe Mueller and Tim Syrett and Intel Vice President and Associate General Counsel Ann Armstrong, utilizes publicly available information to detail US patent royalty costs across smartphone components from wireless technologies to operating systems to user interfaces to outer-product design.