No. 2011-1115.

651 F.3d 1355 (2011)

GENERAL PROTECHT GROUP, INC. (formerly known as Zhejiang Dongzheng Electrical Co.), G-Techt Global Corporation, Securelectric Corporation, and, LLC, Plaintiffs-Appellees, and Central Purchasing, LLC and Harbor Freight Tools USA, Inc., Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. LEVITON MANUFACTURING CO., INC., Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.

July 8, 2011.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

William F. Long, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, LLP, of Atlanta, GA, argued for plaintiffs-appellees, General Protecht Group, Inc., et al. With him on the brief were Ann G. Fort,   Lei Fang and Joshua D. Curry.

Mark J. Rosenberg, Sills Cummis & Cross P.C., of New York, NY, for plaintiffs-appellees, Central Purchasing, LLC, et al.

Larry L. Shatzer, Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, P.C., of Washington, DC, argued for defendant-appellant. With him on the brief were Shaun R. Snader; and Stefani E. Shanberg and Robin L. Brewer, of Palo Alto, CA.

Before LINN, SCHALL, and DYK, Circuit Judges.

LINN, Circuit Judge.

Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc. ("Leviton") appeals the grant of a preliminary injunction to enforce a forum selection clause in a settlement agreement which resolved a prior lawsuit brought by Leviton against General Protecht Group, Inc., formerly known as Zhejiang Dongzheng Electrical Co. ("GPG"). Because the district court correctly determined that the forum selection clause applies to this case and did not abuse its discretion in granting...

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