Updated May. 22, 2014 at 7:26 a.m.

Premium Lock NC House begins working on patent troll bill bill at urging of SAS

Published: 2014-05-22 06:02:00
Updated: 2014-05-22 07:26:44

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Cary-based software developer SAS Institute has been a proponent of the bill. General counsel John Boswell said that one patent troll company had won $85 million from other companies before going after SAS. After $8 million in litigation costs, SAS won. But when SAS tried to recoup damages against the company, it had only $800 in the bank....

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