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Lessons From This Year's High Court IP Rulings: Part 2

Law360, New York (June 28, 2017, 5:01 PM EDT) -- In the second part of our series examining the ramifications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s eight intellectual property decisions this term, Law360 highlights rulings that set new limits on where patent suits can be filed and struck down the federal government’s ban on registering disparaging terms as trademarks.

TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Brands Group LLC

The Supreme Court shook up the patent litigation landscape with this blockbuster decision in May, upending a 27-year-old Federal Circuit rule and putting tight new restrictions on where patent lawsuits can be filed.

The case required the justices to interpret the federal law covering...

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