Fed. Circ. Urged Not To Rehear Google Patent Venue Ruling

Law360 (December 3, 2018, 5:23 PM EST) -- Seven Networks LLC on Friday urged the Federal Circuit not to reconsider a ruling that allowed a patent lawsuit it brought against Google LLC to remain in the Eastern District of Texas, saying a lower court correctly found computer servers in the district are a place of business for Google.

Seven Networks’ filing came in response to a request for rehearing made last month by Google, which argues a three-judge panel for the appeals court left in place a decision that expands the patent venue statute “beyond recognition.”

Google contends a place of business must be a place where employees or...

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