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Patents Post-Grant: Loser Pays Patent Troll Legislation Flawed

Since the enactment of the America Invents Act (AIA) in September of 2011, the "patent reform" embodied by the AIA has been slowly rolling out. In fact, the bulk of the truly significant changes to patent law are only months old, some still weeks away. These changes include the change over...

New Patent Troll Bill Gets High Marks From Attys

Patent trolls that lose in court would be required to pay the full legal costs of accused infringers under legislation introduced Wednesday that attorneys say is more likely to discourage frivolous litigation and gain support from lawmakers than a similar bill introduced last year. Read the entire...