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Lodsys is a patent troll which bought a set of patents from Intellectual Ventures[1] and, in 2011, started suing software developers.

Lodsys is using two US patents:

  • US 7,222,078 "Methods and systems for gathering information from units of a commodity across a network"
  • US 7,620,565 "Customer-based product design module"

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