Philip Segrest

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Philip is an experienced litigator in patent and intellectual property matters in a wide variety of technologies and a registered patent attorney with a technical background in physics and computer related technologies. He has particular depth of experience managing pharmaceutical patent litigation under Abbreviated New Drug Act (ANDA). Philip also has extensive litigation and patent prosecution experience in information and computer related technologies, including data compression, e-commerce systems, business methods and other technologies in electrical, mechanical and chemical technical arts. Philip’s litigation experience also includes all phases of patent, copyright, trademark and trade secret cases.

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This week, the Federal Circuit resolved three issues left in TC Heartland’s wake. TC Heartland held that 28 U.S.C. § 1400(b) uniquely governs venue in patent cases and is not coterminous with the scope of § 1391. The first prong of § 1400(b) creates venue in the judicial district where the defendant resides, which the Supreme Court held to be the state of incorporation for a domestic corporation. But, this begs the question: what about…