Great news in the fight against patent trolls!
From NAR News Release:
WASHINGTON (December 5, 2013) – “The Innovation Act of 2013, which passed in the U.S. House of Representatives today, will help curb abusive patent litigation and licensing schemes that are increasingly harming Realtors® and main street business owners.
“NAR will continue to support legislative efforts to prevent fraudulent claims from ‘patent trolls,’ who divert significant time and money away from Realtors® and their businesses.”
The National Association of Realtors®, “The Voice for Real Estate,” is America’s largest trade association, representing 1 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.