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Patent trolls try to make Russia and Ukraine their home
Jul27

Patent trolls try to make Russia and Ukraine their home

Patent trolls are trying to make former Soviet states their home, and not just in Russia. Take Ukraine, where patent trolling already has become a profitable business. As always, the devil is in the detail, so here’s a little guide to how Ukrainian-style patent trolling works. Let’s assume there is a company called “Krashchy Patent” (which translates from the Ukrainian as “The best patent”). The firm receives an SMS from a truck...

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