The U.S. FTC bars a patent assertion entity from using deceptive tactics through a settlement (MPHJ)

FTC settlement bars patent assertion entity from using deceptive tactics* On 6 November 2014, the Federal Trade Commission communicated that MPHJ Technology Investments (“MPHJ”) and its law firm have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they used deceptive sales claims and phony legal threats in letters that accused thousands of small businesses around the United States of patent

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Gabriele Accardo, The U.S. FTC bars a patent assertion entity from using deceptive tactics through a settlement (MPHJ), 6 November 2014, e-Competitions Bulletin November 2014, Art. N° 72167

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