In a patent infringement action commenced in a district where the defendant is not a resident but has a regular and established place of business, service of process, summons or subpoena upon such defendant may be made upon his agent or agents conducting such business.
Based on title 28, U.S.C., 1940 ed., § 109 (Mar. 3, 1911, ch. 231, § 48,36 Stat. 1100).
Venue provisions of section
109 of title
28, U.S.C., 1940 ed., appear in section
1400 of this title.
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