Venue (Substantial part of the events or omissions for the claim occurred?…
Substantial part of the events or omissions for the claim occurred?
If Y, then Y
Does not require notice to plaintiff's district
Only elements giving rise to claim are relevant
Where is the event executed?
What is the event executed for?
Where is the event breached?
Transfer based on Convenience Factors
Convenience to parties
Convenience of witnesses
Relative ease of access to sources of proof
Availability of process to compel attendance of unwilling witnesses
Cost of obtaining willing witnesses
Practical problems that make trial of case easy, expeditious and inexpensive, interests of justice
Allows forum-selection clause
Permits transfer to any district where venue is proper
"Balance of Interest Analysis"
Defendant is Domiciled?
If Y , then Y