Patent trolls http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/patent-trolls The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Patent trolls en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Yes, Patent Trolls Are Hurting Your Business They're just as bad as everyone says they are. Here's why. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236007 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236007 Laura Entis They're just as bad as everyone says they are. Here's why. 3 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Patent Risk For startups, patent trolls can be a major headache. Make sure you remain abreast of patent risk to avoid litigation with trolls. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235689 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235689 John A. Amster For startups, patent trolls can be a major headache. Make sure you remain abreast of patent risk to avoid litigation with trolls. Tesla Gets Smacked With Trademark Lawsuit in China A suit brought today by Zhan Baosheng, who registered the 'Tesla' trademark in China in 2006, could decelerate the electric car-maker's eastward expansion. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235450 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235450 Geoff Weiss A suit brought today by Zhan Baosheng, who registered the 'Tesla' trademark in China in 2006, could decelerate the electric car-maker's eastward expansion. A Primer on Patents: Who's Getting Them, Where and How Long It's Taking (Infographic) As Washington continues to mull new patent legislation, here's a snapshot of the U.S. patent landscape. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232903 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232903 Catherine Clifford As Washington continues to mull new patent legislation, here's a snapshot of the U.S. patent landscape. Google Becomes the Latest Victim of Patent Trolling SimpleAir, a non-practicing entity that has gone after other tech giants, is seeking $125 million or more in damages for patent infringement. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231016 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231016 Laura Entis SimpleAir, a non-practicing entity that has gone after other tech giants, is seeking $125 million or more in damages for patent infringement. More Bad News for Patent Trolls On Monday, both the Supreme Court and New York State took a crack at trolling. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230856 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230856 Laura Entis On Monday, both the Supreme Court and New York State took a crack at trolling. House Passes Anti-Patent Troll Bill, Sends to Senate The Innovation Act sailed through a first vote on Capitol Hill today, but faces challenges before becoming law. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230258 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230258 Catherine Clifford The Innovation Act sailed through a first vote on Capitol Hill today, but faces challenges before becoming law. Entrepreneurs Want Patent Trolls Gone, But Current Legislation Is Sloppy The House of Representatives is expected to take up the Innovation Act today, but stakeholders fear that the increased paperwork required by the bill would be counterproductive. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230232 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230232 Catherine Clifford The House of Representatives is expected to take up the Innovation Act today, but stakeholders fear that the increased paperwork required by the bill would be counterproductive. Tell Us: Is Intellectual Property Even Property at All? Businesses spend a lot of time and money fretting over patent issues, but perhaps the concept of intellectual property as a whole needs to be re-examined. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 14:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228470 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228470 Ray Hennessey Businesses spend a lot of time and money fretting over patent issues, but perhaps the concept of intellectual property as a whole needs to be re-examined. Angry Business Owner Wages War on 'Troll' Kevin O'Connor, who co-founded ad tech company Doubleclick, is publicly battling a patent troll who is demanding $50,000. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228448 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228448 Jason Fell Kevin O'Connor, who co-founded ad tech company Doubleclick, is publicly battling a patent troll who is demanding $50,000. The FTC Recommends Sweeping Investigation of Patent Trolls Edith Ramirez, chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, intends to launch a comprehensive inquiry into patent-assertion entities. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 13:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227138 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227138 Brian Patrick Eha Edith Ramirez, chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, intends to launch a comprehensive inquiry into patent-assertion entities. Patent Trolls Hit With a One-Two Punch Several lawmakers took action and proposed anti-trolling bills in the months leading up to Tuesday's White House crackdown. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226922 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226922 Laura Entis Several lawmakers took action and proposed anti-trolling bills in the months leading up to Tuesday's White House crackdown.