2Avenue S, Kent, WA 98032. Guardian manufactures and sells products and equipment, includingsafety equipment, used by professional roofing contractors.4.
Guardian Rentals is a for-profit limited liability company formed under the laws of the State of Washington with a principal place of business at 26609 79
Avenue S, Kent, WA98032. Guardian Rentals can be served through its President and registered agent, SEL, Inc., at1420 Fifth Avenue Ste. 3000, Seattle, WA 98101. Guardian rents products and equipment,including safety equipment, used by professional roofing contractors.5.
On information and belief, Guardian Rentals is an affiliate of Guardian, sharingcommon ownership and control. On information and belief, Guardian Rentals and Guardianworked in close concert in engaging in the activities allegedly herein, and are jointly and severallyliable for all damages occasioned by such activities.
Jurisdiction and Venue
This action arises under the patent laws of the United States, 35 U.S.C. § 1,
This Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter of this action pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1331and 1338(a).7.
This Court has personal jurisdiction over Defendants because Defendants havepurposefully availed themselves of the privilege of conducting business within this State and thisDistrict by, among other things, offering for sale and rental, and selling and renting, the HammerMobile Fall Arrest Unit and the Mini-Hammer Mobile Fall Arrest Unit.8.
Venue is proper in this District and Division pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1391 and1400.