This week the Supreme Court granted review in Top Ten No. (2) TC Heartland, LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, Supreme Court No. 16-341, where petitioner challenges the ability of patentees to sue infringers in Marshall (Texas) for many situations.
A decision may come as early as just prior to the end of the current Term that runs through June 2017.
Details of the case are found in the attached excerpt from Top Patent Cases (Dec. 16, 2016).