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SXSW Interactive 2013

Patent: The Toll of Trolls

We would start with an overview or Patent 101 information presentation and then get into topics of the day. How do companies respond to patent trolls, how can companies unite to help change patent guidelines? Where do we put the burden of patent insurance?

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  1. How does the broken patent system effect digital innovation?
  2. How do digitally ground breaking companies respond to patent trolls?
  3. How can companies unite to help change patent guidelines and fight patent trolls?
  4. Where do we/ can we put the burden of patent insurance?
  5. What process and steps are agencies and production companies putting in place to safeguard against patent violations?


  • Elizabeth Brownsen, Management Director - Integrated Production, Team One USA
  • Derek Van Den Bosch, VP, Blitz
  • Pelle Nilsson, Founding Partner/EVP B-Reel Group, B Reel
  • Jeff Farmer, Legal Counsel, Saatchi & Saatchi


Allison Citino, Community Manager, Team One

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  • Tags: patents
  • Event: Interactive
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Entrepreneurialism and Business
  • Level: Intermediate
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