• Intellectual Property Law

    Patrolling of Patent Trolling: Exploring Options

    A recent landmark judgment pronounced by US Supreme Court once again brought into limelight the patent trolling, a concept which is very close especially to the large tech companies. It was held that the jurisdiction for a case of patent trolling will lie with the court in which the defendant resides. [1] The purpose of the research is to analyse patent trolling from the perspective of India and suggest possible solutions to it.   [Saket Agarwal is a 4th Year (BBA; LL.B) Student, National Law University, Jodhpur] Introduction The term patent trolling was first used by Peter Detkin for a ‘litigious minded IP holding company’. [2] It is a practice…