In a copyright infringement action, denial of defendant's motion to dismiss for improper venue is affirmed where defendant would be subject to personal jurisdiction in the Northern District of California if that district were treated as a separate state, and thus venue was proper in that district.
Argued and Submitted October 21, 2008
Filed August 5, 2009
Opinion by Judge Nelson
David W. Fermino, Brayton Purcell LLP, Novato, CA