In the News Today - July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019

“Growing Body Of Law” On One New York Patent Troll: Alison Frankel of Reuters details the ongoing legal sagas of a New York City attorney whom one judge called a “copyright troll.” Another judge said there is a “a growing body of law in this district devoted to the question of whether and when to impose sanctions” on him. The lawyer has filed 1,210 since August 2015. (Reuters)

Growth Of Public Nuisance Lawsuits In Calif. Is “Very Concerning”: Phil Goldberg, a partner at the Shook, Hardy & Bacon law firm, said the rise of public nuisance lawsuits in California is “very concerning to the rule of law.” (Northern California Record)