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Fed. Circ. Won't Undo Gilstrap’s Venue Waiver Ruling

Law360 (June 13, 2018, 8:30 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday left intact a ruling from U.S. District Judge Rodney Gilstrap that air mattress manufacturers including Coleman Co. that intervened in a patent infringement case had waived their right to challenge venue in the Eastern District of Texas.

Coleman, Intex Recreation Corp. and Bestway (USA) Inc. had argued they were wrongly blocked from raising venue arguments after intervening in a patent infringement case against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. over the sale of their products and those of more than a dozen others. They...
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