Testimony of Brian J. Love, California Assembly Select Committee on High Technology, Informational Hearing on Patent Assertion Entities

46 Pages Posted: 31 Oct 2013

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Brian J. Love

Santa Clara University School of Law

Date Written: October 30, 2013

Abstract

The California Assembly Select Committee on High Technology held an informational hearing on patent assertion entities (PAEs) on October 30, 2013. This testimony explains what a PAE is, how PAEs change the economics of high-tech patent litigation, and why the PAE business model is problematic.

Keywords: patent assertion entity, PAE, non-practicing entity, NPE, patent troll

JEL Classification: O34, K41

Suggested Citation

Love, Brian J., Testimony of Brian J. Love, California Assembly Select Committee on High Technology, Informational Hearing on Patent Assertion Entities (October 30, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2347138 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2347138

Brian J. Love (Contact Author)

Santa Clara University School of Law ( email )

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
United States

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