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November 17, 2013 | Tom Ballard

Start-ups in Alabama push their U.S. Senators to help stop patent trolls

Thanks to Huntsville, AL reader and friend Erin Koshut of Crisp Communications for calling our attention to this article that appeared in last week’s Birmingham Business Journal. It seems that at least nine Birmingham companies have urged the state’s two U.S. Senators to back legislation designed to help stop patent trolls.

Separately, The Washington Post reported in a Friday article that the Obama Administration was also backing action.