Who can be sued where? Sorting out the patent litigation landscape in the aftermath of TC Heartland

The headlines have been quick to proclaim the Supreme Court’s recent decision in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods as a “game-changing” event that is “already remaking the patent litigation map.” But the specifics are still coming into focus, as the lower courts​ try to determine which patent defendants will benefit from TC Heartland’ s interpretation of the venue statute for patent infringement actions, and which will remain in courts that some consider plaintiff-friendly. Fenwick Patent Litigation partner Michael Sacksteder has been paying close attention to these developments and will explain them in a special lunch presentation on September 6, 2017.​​