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Patent Litigation Weekly: Ex-Fish Lawyer Turns “Troll,” Taps Former Firm for Suits

July 10, 2009 by in Articles

For Fish & Richardson, the Scott Harris saga is a dark chapter in firm history. Harris, readers of this column will recall, is the former Fish principal fired by
the firm when it was revealed that his patents were being asserted against some big companies. In the ensuing litigation, Fish accused Harris of committing a “stunning betrayal”: hatching plans to sue technology companies—some of them Fish clients—while he was still employed by the firm. Read more