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10/22/14 REUTERS 11:30:17
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October 22, 2014
Big Tech winning battle with 'patent trolls'
Andrew Chung
Dan Levine
(Reuters) - For two decades, companies that buy software patents to sue technology giants have been the scourge of Silicon Valley. Reviled as patent trolls, they have attacked everything from Google's online ads to Apple's iPhone features, sometimes...
---- Index References ----
Company: OCEAN TOMO LLC; ACACIA RESEARCH CORP; MICROSOFT CORP; CISCO SYSTEMS INC; INTERDIGITAL INC; NETAPP INC; INTEL CORP; INTELLECTUAL VENTURES LLC; ARM HOLDINGS PLC; INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORP; MARATHON PATENT GROUP INC; CLS BANK INTL; APPLE INC; QUALCOMM INC
News Subject: (Patents (1PA79); Intellectual Property (1IN75); Legal (1LE33); Licensing (1LI80); Judicial Cases & Rulings (1JU36); Information Technology Crime (1IN42))
Industry: (Security (1SE29))
Region: (California (1CA98); North America (1NO39); Americas (1AM92); USA (1US73); U.S. West Region (1WE46))
Language: EN
Other Indexing: (Pluritas; Foresight Valuation Group) (Mark Chandler; Efrat Kasznik; Douglas Luftman; Michael Friedman; Matthew Vella; Robert Aronoff)
Keywords: ip (MCC:f); (N2:US); (N2:AMERS); (N2:USA); (MCCL:OEC)
Word Count: 1119
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