'Trolls Never Actually Go Away,' Overstock.com GC Tells Congress

'Trolls Never Actually Go Away,' Overstock.com GC Tells Congress

Jenna Greene

"We would rather pay real dollars in high defense costs than give a dime to abusive patent trolls," Overstock general counsel Mark Griffin told members of a House subcommittee. "In the short run, it is cheaper and less risky to pay the troll to go away. But the trolls never actually go away."

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