Frustration with patent trolls, and momentum for reform, has been
building for some time now. Today, the stakes got even higher when
the White House announced that it was actively taking on the troll
problem. This is big news, and not just because of the seven
legislative proposals the White House recommends (more on those
below). Even more important are the five executive actions the
President intends to take with or without congressional help.
The news here is good.