Dozens of companies sued over patent “false markings” in recent weeks

by Walter Olson on February 24, 2010

Per Joe Mullin, many of the plaintiffs appear to be attorneys. [Justin Gray, Gray on Claims; earlier here and here] [Corrected Wed. evening: Mullin says in email he initially overestimated the number of suits filed directly on attorneys' behalf.]

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1 Dirk D 02.24.10 at 4:16 pm

Bon Tool was correctly decided, but I predict these marking trolls are in for a rude awakening when it comes to satisfying the high Mens Rea requirement under the patent statute.

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