It took the Supreme Court to finally tip the scales against patent trolls. Congress is trying to tip them back … and anchor them in place.
In 2010, David Bloom founded Ordrx, an app that enables restaurants to share their menu and take orders from many apps and websites. Ordrx quickly attracted customers, investors and press. At its height, David employed eight people. Then his company was sued by a patent troll with an active practice of suing companies of all varieties.