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Patent Trolls, Anti-Trolls, and Antitrust Law Collide in Patent Licensing Dispute

We previously wrote that regulators are considering using antitrust laws to reign in perceived abuses by non-practicing entities or, more familiarly, “patent trolls” – entities that purchase the rights to patents not to...more

12/16/2013 - Anti-Patent Trolls Antitrust Conspiracies Antitrust Litigation Conspiracies Damages License Agreements Licenses Non-Practicing Entities Patent Trolls Patents Treble Damages

Update: Are the Regulators Coming for the Patent Trolls?

We recently wrote about a workshop held by the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission to discuss perceived abuses by patent acquisition entities....more

6/18/2013 - DOJ FTC Patent Assertion Entities Patent Trolls Regulation Sherman Act

Are the Regulators Coming after the Patent Trolls?

The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice recently held a workshop to discuss the effects of patent assertion entities (PAEs) on innovation and competition....more

12/24/2012 - Competition DOJ FTC Innovation Patent Assertion Entities Patent Trolls Sherman Act

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