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How prominent are patent troll suits?

A new study from PricewaterhouseCoopers shows that the trolls are stronger than ever

Patent trolls certainly soak up a great amount of attention from both the media and the government. The White House has issued executive orders aimed at stemming the tide of abusive patent litigation and Congress has also considered passing reforms aimed at stopping patent trolls. Though current efforts have stalled, there is often much ado about nothing in Washington, so one might wonder if the patent troll problem really is a prominent one.

Turns out, it is. 

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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