- Prenda Copyright Troll Disbarred, Faces Fraud and Money Laundering ChargesFor John Steele, who now has been disbarred for his part in a copyright-trolling scheme, it could have been worse. He could be dead, like his law partner. Actually, it does get worse for Steele. He is awaiting sentencing on fraud and money laundering charges. When it rains, it......
- Supreme Court Ruling Stymies Patent TrollsIn a blow to 'patent trolls,' the U.S. Supreme Court said venue for corporate defendants in patent litigation is where they are incorporated. The decision threw a roadblock in the way of companies that buy patents just to demand royalties and sue. The high court said patent claims must......