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Civil Procedure Keyed to Spencer
Hoffman v. Blaski
Citation:363 U.S. 335 (1960)
Plaintiff, Blaski, filed a patent infringement suit against Defendant, Howell, in a Texas District Court. Defendant successfully had the case transferred to an Illinois District Court. Plaintiff argued that this transfer was improper because Defendant conducted all of his business in, and resided in, Texas. Since Defendant could not have been properly served with process in Illinois, Plaintiff argued that the case could not be transferred there.
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