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New Venue Rule Applied by Court (access required)

In this patent infringement claim, a Charlottesville federal judge applied a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision and transferred venue from Virginia to California. On April 29, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in TC Heartland reaffirmed its longstanding rule that, in actions for patent infringement, venue is proper in any judicial district ...