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Application Developers Alliance

Developers on Patents: Five Employees, Six Lawyers

Published on Mar 5, 2013

A startup founder discusses how patent litigation is disrupting his business, forcing him to hire more lawyers than employees. 

"Frankly it seems these days that it's more about having enough money to defend yourself than having defensible patent claims."

*Many app developers and startups fear that speaking publicly about software patents will open them up to litigation. Accordingly, the identity of the subject is protected.*

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