Cisco Execs Deny Approving 'Troll Tracker' Blog Post

Law360, New York (August 19, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Two Cisco Systems Inc. affiliates denied Monday that they approved an article that ran in the notorious “Patent Troll Tracker” blog and sparked a patent lawyer's defamation suit against the company.

In the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, defendants Mallun Yen, Cisco's vice president of intellectual property, and John Noh, the company's former public relations manager, denied several charges, including that they had reviewed an allegedly libelous blog article before it was posted.

Yen and Noh, both California residents, also moved to...
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