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5 Things To Expect If High Court Reverses TC Heartland

Law360, New York (March 28, 2017, 11:18 AM EDT) -- Jenny L. Colgate

Nechama Potasnick For many patent litigators, venue and personal jurisdiction are somewhat analogous. Objecting to a complaint or moving to dismiss on venue grounds is rare, and when it does occur, it is most typically a secondary argument to lack of personal jurisdiction. More common are motions to transfer venue (under 28 U.S.C. § 1404(A)), in which defendants do not argue that the plaintiff’s choice of venue was wrong, but rather that another venue would be more convenient. All of this may change in a few months if the U.S. Supreme Court reverses the Federal Circuit in TC...

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