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The Recorder: Federal Circuit Continues to Clarify Venue Transfer Rules for IP Cases

August 18, 2021

O’Melveny partners Darin Snyder and Brad Garcia, along with counsel Amy Liang and associate Daniel Silverman, contributed an article to The Recorder discussing how the Federal Circuit’s recent opinions supporting the transfer of patent infringement suits from the Western District of Texas to more convenient venues can offer insights for courts and litigants on the appropriate analysis for transfer motions.

The authors analyze a number of decisions involving prominent technology companies that “provide guidance on several recurring issues that defendants, and courts, should be especially attuned to,” including the primacy of witness convenience and the impact of co-pending litigation.

The Recorder subscribers can read the full article here.