A patent lawyer who sued the Electronic Frontier Foundation for defamation for writing about his invention in a “Stupid Patent of the Month” blog post has dropped the lawsuit.
“There was no settlement or agreement,” EFF general counsel Kurt Opsahl told Ars in an e-mail. “It was a voluntary dismissal of a meritless lawsuit by Scott Horstemeyer.”
The lawsuit, which was served on Monday and dropped on Thursday, named both the EFF and EFF lawyer Daniel Nazer, who authored the April blog post, as defendants.
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