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FTC plans to examine patent troll businesses

EFF IN THE NEWS
October 1, 2013

“This will give regulators the ability to penetrate the shroud of secrecy that patent trolls operate behind,” said Daniel Nazer, a lawyer at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit organization that focuses on free speech and technology. “Patent trolls have complex structures, with thousands of shell companies. It’s impossible to know who is pulling the strings and getting the dollars.”

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