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Personal Audio No Longer Trolling Adam Carolla

Posted in Intellectual Property Litigation, Technology News & Events

Adam Carolla has reportedly settled the lawsuit that was filed against him by Personal Audio LLC.[1]  The Agreed Motion to Dismiss Claims is available for review, but the specific terms of the settlement have not been disclosed—the parties have agreed to not make any public statements concerning the litigation until September 30th.[2]  Nonetheless, there are… Continue Reading

The Cost of Defending Against Patent Trolls

Posted in Intellectual Property Litigation, Technology News & Events

It should come as no surprise that defending against Non-Producing Entities—most of which are Patent Trolls[1]—is expensive, especially for small businesses and corporations. In support of his ongoing legal battle with the patent troll Personal Audio, LLC, Adam Carolla has currently raised over $445,000 dollars towards litigation through the crowdfunding website FundAnything.com.[2] Yet, unless Personal… Continue Reading

Patent Troll

Posted in E-Commerce, Patent Counseling & Strategies

(Coauthored by Todd Chen and Justin Ratley) The term “Patent Troll” evokes a certain characteristic storybook image.  James Logan of Personal Audio, LLC may not be that gnarled green monster hiding under a bridge, but to many Podcasters he is a similarly threatening beast.  In January we posted about a suit filed by Personal Audio… Continue Reading