David Barcelou and Automated Transactions LLC Retain High-Powered New Hampshire Law Firm Shaheen and Gordon. The Firm Won a Record $275 Million Defamation Case; Now the Largest Civil Jury Verdict In NH History
On March 19, 2018, New Hampshire Superior Court Judge Brian T. Tucker granted a motion to dismiss in a
defamation case. The case was brought by David Barcelou and his company Automated Transactions, LLC, against a series of defendants that had made derogatory statements about Barcelou and his company. Repeatedly, the defendants, which included the American Bankers Association and the Credit Union National Association, called Barcelou a "patent troll".
IPwatchdog article by Steve Brachmann | August 15, 2017
For the better part of the nearly 250 years of the existence of the United States of America, the U.S. patent
system has been one in which inventors could be reasonably sure that their private property rights covering technological innovation would be respected and enforced...