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New Patent Venue Tests post-TC Heartland

On September 8, 2017 By vbiswas

On May 22, 2017, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods.  TC Heartland overturned the Federal Circuit’s 1990 decision in VE Holding v. Johnson Gas.  VE Holding stated that the 1990 amendments to 28 U.S.C. § 1391 indicated Congress’ intent to apply the general venue statute (§ 1391) [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On November 29, 2010 By JETLaw

In the news. . .

Warner Bros. pushes boundaries of trademark law by seeking to protect everything related to Harry Potter‘s “Quidditch,” including lingerie.

Television networks draw first blood against Filmon.com’s Internet streaming service for movies and television by getting temporary restraining order.

EMI seeks to bar non-profit legal rights group [...]

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