FTC Chair Says Patent Troll Cases May Not Wait For Study

By Melissa Lipman (March 28, 2014, 9:33 PM EDT) -- Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez called the watchdog's upcoming study of patent-assertion entities a priority Friday, but said she wouldn't rule out bringing either competition or consumer protection cases against so-called patent trolls in the meantime....

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