Standard-Setting Policies and the Rule of Reason: When Does the Shield Become a Sword?
31 May 2008
Mayer Brown Article
May 2008 - The rewards and pitfalls of standard setting conjure images of the legend of Damocles. From afar, the benefits of a "collaborative standard-setting process [that] enable[s] industry participants to share knowledge and develop a best-of-breed product or process" appear enormously attractive.