Patent Exhaustion Redux: A Sale Is a Sale Is a Sale–And Once Sold, It’s Gone. The Supreme Court Reaffirms the Scope of Patent Exhaustion

On May 30, 2017, in Impression Products, Inc. v. Lexmark International, Inc.,[1] the U.S. Supreme Court held that patent exhaustion applies to sales made anywhere in the world, thereby [...]

This Dog No Longer Hunts in Marshall: The Supreme Court Limits Patent Venue

Today, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Group Brands LLC,[1] the US Supreme Court held that, for purposes of the patent venue statute,[2] a domestic corporation “resides” only in its state of [...]