Patent Trolls Are Trolling Startups In Massachusetts — And We Need To Change That
Sen. Eric P. Lesser — As Seen In HuffPost
In a recent episode of the HBO series “Silicon Valley,” Richard Hendricks is getting his tech startup off the ground when he comes face to face with a patent troll: an unscrupulous lawyer who claims Richard’s new company is committing copyright infringement.
The lawyer knows his claim is bogus, but also knows Richard would have to pay him in a legal settlement to avoid battling it out in court.
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