TITLE

Beware of the troll

AUTHOR(S)
Macdonald, Morag
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;9/26/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains why Europe needs to be prepared with patent troll, a phenomenon in which a company licenses out the patents and enforces them against those who refuse to take a license. Prevalence of the phenomenon in the United States; Reasons why Europe is less attractive to the business model of paten trolls; Impact of low litigation costs in Europe on the increasing prevalence of patent trolls.
ACCESSION #
18454948

 

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