NPEs Filed 56 Percent of 2012's Patent Suits, Study Finds

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A new study out of UC-Hastings College of the Law reports that patent litigation from non-practicing entities now comprises the majority of patent lawsuits in the United States. In 2012, 56 percent of patent lawsuits were filed by "patent monetization entities," up from 24 percent in 2007, according to the study.

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