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Vermont Wins First Round of Patent Troll Case

CONTACT: Bridget Asay, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-5500

April 16, 2014

The federal district court remanded Vermont’s case against MPHJ Technologies to state court. Vermont alleges in this case that MPHJ Technologies, which claims to have patents on scanning documents and sending them by email, sent unfair and deceptive demand letters to small businesses and nonprofits in Vermont.

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