Patenttroll

06.11.15
Texas judges make it harder to fight patent trolls
06.11.15

Texas judges make it harder to fight patent trolls

Federal courts might have made it harder for patent trolls to sue over vague ideas, but the Easter...

By J. Fingas,   06.11.15
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04.11.15
Podcasts are safer after the EFF helps gut a patent troll
04.11.15

Podcasts are safer after the EFF helps gut a patent troll

Personal Audio has been threatening the podcast world for a while -- the longtime patent troll cla...

By J. Fingas,   04.11.15
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02.25.15
Apple ordered to pay $532.9 million to an iTunes patent troll (update)
02.25.15

Apple ordered to pay $532.9 million to an iTunes patent troll (update)

Despite attempts to curb patent trolls, at least some of them are getting lucky -- and this week,...

By J. Fingas,   02.25.15
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07.09.14
Google, Dropbox, Canon and others team up to disarm future patent trolls
07.09.14

Google, Dropbox, Canon and others team up to disarm future patent trolls

Patent litigation from non-participating entities (casually known as "patent trolls") is the bane...

By S. Buckley,   07.09.14
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02.21.14
White House offers new web tools to help fight patent trolls
02.21.14

White House offers new web tools to help fight patent trolls

The White House isn't relying solely on legislative measures to try and curb patent trolls; it's a...

By J. Fingas,   02.21.14
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09.30.13
Judge tosses out Apple's motion regarding Lodsys
09.30.13

Judge tosses out Apple's motion regarding Lodsys

Apple licensed US Patent #772,078 from original owner Intellectual Ventures to allow for in-app pu...

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09.28.13
The FTC wants your thoughts on proposed patent troll investigation
09.28.13

The FTC wants your thoughts on proposed patent troll investigation

Here's a question. Forced to decide, would you rather have a patent troll breathing down your neck...

By Z. Lutz,   09.28.13
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08.29.13
Apple sued over Find my iPhone
08.29.13

Apple sued over Find my iPhone

Well this is certainly a fitting story given a recent report that Apple remains the top target for p...

By Y. Heisler,   08.29.13
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06.25.13
Patent challengers must prove they have a 'significant presence' in the US: ITC
06.25.13

Patent challengers must prove they have a 'significant presence' in the US: ITC

The International Trade Commission has become increasingly tired of all the patent mischief it's f...

By S. Sakr,   06.25.13
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