Patent trolls The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Patent trolls en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:30:00 GMT An Entrepreneur's Guide to Getting Sued and Fighting Back When a court case threatens your business, consider taking the following steps. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:30:00 GMT Ben Berkowitz Patent Reform and the Future of Innovation Many assert that patent trolls are costing the U.S. economy billions of dollars, inhibiting innovation. The solution, however, is not so clear. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT Louis Foreman A Rant, and Some Suggestions What to Do, About Patent Trolls An entrepreneur devoted to innovation and protection of intellectual property lets loose about patent trolls and the patent system that enables them. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:30:00 GMT Christopher Seiwald 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 Laura Entis 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 John A. Amster 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 Geoff Weiss 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 Catherine Clifford 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 Laura Entis 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 Laura Entis 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 Catherine Clifford 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 Catherine Clifford 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 Ray Hennessey 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 Jason Fell 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 Brian Patrick Eha 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 Laura Entis