Troll hunter: meet the Oregon lawmaker who may fix the patent mess

Posted by BernardSwiss on Mar 1, 2013 12:58 PM EDT
Ars Technica; By Joe Mullin
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This morning, Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) introduced the SHIELD Act, which would create a "loser pays" system for some types of patent litigants. The bill is meant to stymie companies that do nothing more than file patent lawsuits.

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