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PAE

Abbreviation for postantibiotic effect.
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With the patent troll situation still in flux, companies cannot afford to let their guard down in regard to intellectual property protection and business strategy.
Legislative and regulatory efforts have helped limit some peripheral NPE activity, but the patent troll problem is endemic and expanding.
Patent trolls remain a significant risk for startups.
These days, patent trolls remain a significant risk for startups.
It wouldn't be a stretch to compare patent trolls to the playground bully, initiating scare tactics to gain control and in the case of the trolls, revenue.
However, using emotionally baited names, such as patent troll, does little to move the debate forward and may result in changes to the patent system that are neither warranted nor desirable.
52) Whitney represents perhaps the first patent troll, but unlike most modern patent trolls, Whitney had made an honest effort to utilize his patent prior to seeking infringement enforcement against others.
Rather than building or inventing products or services, patent trolls are individuals or companies that have acquired a patent for litigation purposes.
The bill would also allow those who have been targeted by a patent troll to sue for attorneys' fees, Winters said.
A patent troll essentially does the same--it is making money by licensing the patents that it owns (through purchase from the original inventor) to third parties (albeit often under the threat of infringement litigation).
One of those patent troll suits involves a claim about technology for attaching text messages to a credit card, so the message can be printed on receipts.
Cooperation among cooperatives" means a credit union should not face a threat from a patent troll alone.