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April 4, 2014
A lecture series about intellectual property in unconventional industries.
The hype against patent trolls continues to grow. But there’s no need to fear—the “Anti-Troll” is here! These “white hat” defensive patent aggregation fi rms have an innovative business model: acquire large portfolios of patents, and pledge to use them to shield clients against patent assertion entities. As Congress and the Federal Trade Commission turn their attention to the patent troll marketplace, what scrutiny should be given to the “antitroll” industry?
New York Law School, "IP SURPRISE! DEFENSIVE PATENT AGGREGATORS (ANTI-TROLLS)" (2014). Institute for Information Law and Policy at NYLS (Event Posters). 46.