Special interest groups are being blamed for killing bill aimed at curbing abusive patent lawsuits.
A new ruling makes it easier for patent-troll victims to reclaim legal costs.
Intellectual Ventures is now 0-for-1 in court battles.
What's a patent troll to do when challenged by federal regulators? Sue, of course.
The EFF says it's found two podcasts that are three years older than Personal Audio's patent claim.
A company called Personal Audio patented the vague concept of podcasting, and it's threatening to take some podcasts down in court.