Texas Federal Judge Transfers Patent Action To Different District Court
(March 29, 2016, 12:34 PM EDT) -- AUSTIN, Texas — A patent licensing company won transfer March 28 of a declaratory judgment action to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, when a federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas agreed that venue there was improper (Broadway National Bank v. Plano Encryption Technologies LLC, No. 15-1056, W.D. Texas.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 40051.).
(Decision available. Document #16-160404-016Z.)
According to U.S. Judge Sam Sparks of the Western District of Texas, an appearance by Plano Encryption...