Topic: patent assertion entities

Senate Bill Targeting Patent Trolls on Fast Track Would affirm FTC authority to crack down on deceptive demand letters

While patent reform advocates wait for the Senate Judiciary Committee to move a comprehensive bill to crack down on patent trolls, another bill providing some limited relief is moving fast…

February 28, 2014, 10:42 AM EST

FTC's Ramirez Takes on Patent Trolls Suggests commission launch investigation and exercise current enforcement authority

Federal Trade Commission chairwoman Edith Ramirez put patent trolls on notice, announcing a series of steps the agency could take to get to the bottom of the growing activity among…

June 20, 2013, 2:48 PM EDT