The sassy (and litigious) doll has a reason to pout after the Ninth Circuit erased a $170 million award for counterclaims against Barbie.
Even so, its legal team came out OK. The court kept intact $137 million in attorney fees and costs.
Partner Edward Reines got the Federal Circuit to invalidate Internet shopping-related patents that have been used to extract millions from major retailers.
The state senator wrote a bill that would create specialized enviro and land-use divisions. Of course, it provides $0 to set them up.