House of Representative passes Google-backed anti-patent troll bill

The Innovation Act, an anti-patent troll bill which is backed by both Google and the White House, has been passed by the House of Representatives. 

The most unproductive Congress in history is on a mini-roll: the House of Representative passed its second piece of tech legislation this week. The Google and White House-backed Innovation Act seeks to punish so-called “patent trolls” that make a living from intellectual property lawsuits.

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