• Federal Circuit Panel Not Sweet on TC  Heartland’s Petition to Change Rules for Patent Venue
  • April 26, 2016 | Author: R. Gregory Israelsen
  • Law Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. - Washington Office
  • “Boy, doesn’t this feel like something a legislature should do?” So said Judge Moore on March 11 in the oral argument on the pending petition for a writ of mandamus in In re TC Heartland LLC.i Judges Wallach and Linn rounded out the Federal Circuit panel hearing the case, which as a whole seemed reticent to deviate from the existing standard for determining proper venue in patent litigation.