Patent Trolls in the Crosshairs: Vermont's Aggressive Stance and the Emerging Federal Response (PDF)
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Vermont has begun a two-fronted battle against what it deems bad-faith patent-assertion entities (PAEs), which some commentators, including some in the Obama administration, have disparaged as "trolls." This commentary discusses the changes afoot.
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