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  1. Patent owner balks at fee award, cites newly issued-and similar-patent granted 4/7/16

    you can also clck the link to see all the coments of outraged ARStech members
    http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2...imilar-patent/

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    Law & Disorder / Civilization & Discontents

    Patent owner balks at fee award, cites newly issued—and similar—patent

    Changing "consisting" to "comprising" results in a new patent grant.

    by Joe Mullin ...

    Updated Apr 16th, 2016 at 07:58 AM by RTaylor

    Tags: garfum, patents
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  2. Consumerist Article on Bytephoto

    Last year, a small hobbyist photo-sharing website decided to fight back against a lawsuit alleging that it infringed on a bizarre patent covering virtually the entire concept of online voting. The patent-holder plaintiff subsequently dropped the case after a heavy-hitting advocacy organization got involved, but the court has ordered the plaintiff to fork over thousands of dollars in legal fees for its “unreasonable” conduct.
    The backstory: Since 2003, a site called BytePhoto.com has been ...
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  3. VICTORY!! Garfum ordered to pay attorney fees

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  4. Judge Joseph Irenas NJ dies at 75

    Some of you who aren't on Facebook may not have seen me post this.
    We were notified by our team of attorneys that the judge who has been assigned our case since September "Garfum vs Reflections by Ruth"
    passed away on October 16th after falling and hitting his head in the court parking area on October 14th.
    Our condolences to his family and colleagues during this sad time.

    We haven't been notified yet as to which judge our case will be assigned for the decision of ...
    Tags: death, eff, garfum
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  5. Arstechnica article on: EFF Asks Court to Order Patent Bully to Pay Attorneys’ Fees

    Law & Disorder / Civilization & Discontents

    EFF, having won patent fight over photo contests, wants its opponent to pay

    Garfum.com tried to "extort money from a vulnerable small business," says EFF.

    by Joe Mullin - Jun 23, 2015 5:29pm EDT, Share
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    The Electronic Frontier Foundation has advocated against problematic technology patents for ...
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  6. EFF Asks Court to Order Patent Bully to Pay Attorneys’ Fees


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    Updated Jun 28th, 2015 at 06:30 PM by RTaylor

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  7. Patent Reform Breifing in front of Congress April 16th on Capitol Hill, DC

    Quote Originally Posted by RTaylor View Post
    I've been asked to be a speaker next week in support of Patent Reform to tell my story on our experience.
    This is not only huge for me, this is HUGE for anyone and everyone that has or will be shortly hit by patent trolls that sue with very weak patents.



    Here is the website setup for the meeting

    http://patentreformbriefing.splashthat.com/


    this photo is from the link I shared over on my Facebook page, I know not all of you have
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    Updated May 29th, 2015 at 10:34 PM by RTaylor

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  8. Bytephoto sued by NJ Patent Bully IMPORTANT

    Bytephoto owned and run by Reflections by Ruth is being sued as of September 2014 along with 3 other websites, musician, graphic artists and another photography contest website for running competitions on the internet.

    After months of losing a lot of money to lawyer costs and literally wiping out money from my business account with no funds left to either pay for Bytephoto monthly server costs or booth fees for art festivals, and Garfum constantly not answering back until last
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    Updated Aug 21st, 2015 at 10:04 PM by RTaylor

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