From RealClearPolicy :
And when it became apparent that smartphone-based payment technologies had passed the company by, it filed patent infringement actions against Samsung , a leading manufacturer in the category.
The ITC is increasingly becoming a favorite forum of patent trolls , because unlike in court, trolls can seek import bans blocking entire products if the ITC rules that even the product’s least significant feature infringes on the troll’s patent.
- “RealClearPolicy”: https://www.realclearpolicy.com/articles/2020/10/15/market_passed_them_by__so_patent_troll_or_try_580795.html
- “infringement actions against Samsung”: https://www.itcpolicy.com/blog/2019/7/22/itc-patent-docket-update
- “favorite forum of patent trolls”: https://www.itcpolicy.com/blog/2020/5/11/the-itc-in-2019-non-practicing-entities