Podcasting patent troll: We tried to drop lawsuit against Adam Carolla

Posted by BernardSwiss on Jul 31, 2014 10:19 AM EDT
Ars Technica; By Joe Mullin
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Personal Audio LLC is an East Texas shell company that gleaned national attention when it claimed it had the right to demand cash from every podcaster. The company was wielding a patent on "episodic content," which it said included anyone doing a podcast, as well as many types of online video. Now the company is trying to walk away from its highest-profile lawsuit against comedian Adam Carolla, without getting paid a penny—but Carolla won't let the case drop.

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