All Quiet on the Eastern District of Texas Front? (Further Update)
Monday, October 16, 2017 at 3:14 PM
Justin E. Gray

Over four months have passed since the Supreme Court's TC Heartland decision.  New patent case activity in the Eastern District of Texas remains low, as demonstrated by the chart below, which shows the number of new patent cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas each week of 2017:

Since the TC Heartland decision, just over 1800 new patent cases have been filed in district courts throughout the United States.  Below is a chart showing where those cases were filed:

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