Tag Archives: Patent trolls

Credit Unions versus Patent Troll Demand Letters

Credit unions are non-profit financial institutions with nearly 100 million members, but they can’t afford to fight patent trolls either. Two days ago, a Vermont credit union CEO testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee chaired by Sen. Patrick Leahy, of … Continue reading

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Judges, Justices, and Patent Trolls

Law360 does a fine job of covering intellectual property, including the attention patent trolls are getting from agencies and government officials. Most recent stories have focused on legislative proposals in Congress, efforts in Vermont and Nebraska, and at the ITC … Continue reading

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A Proposal for Legislators —Troll Repellant for Small Businesses

Require patent trolls to comply with requirements like the debt collector provisions in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. If anyone is advocating this approach, I missed it and apologize for being unaware. But applying concepts from the FDCPA could … Continue reading

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