Startup uses algorithms to fund civil lawsuits
Legalist uses historical data to determine which cases are likely to pay off.
Apple won't have to pay a patent troll $625 million after all
A judge ordered a retrial, saying references to an earlier case prejudiced the jury.
Samsung could help Apple avoid large patent payout
The Cupertino firm's one step closer to avoiding a costly fine thanks, in part, to its Korean rival.
One of the most profitable patent trolls has been defanged
The Patent Trademark and Appeals Board rules that Uniloc's 'software activation' patent is invalid.
Apple ordered to pay $625 million in FaceTime patent lawsuit
VirnetX's quest to profit from others' success is paying off.
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...
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...
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,...
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...