The Troll Toll

When received a threatening letter from a "patent troll," the Internet startup faced a no-win choice: capitulate and pay to license a dubious patent claiming ownership of the ancient art of matchmaking, or pay exorbitant legal costs to fight. 

Find out what happened next, and how Congress is dropping the ball on reining in ridiculous patents and trollish lawsuits, in my new article, Trolling for Dollars.