28 U.S.C. § 1406 : US Code - Section 1406: Cure or waiver of defects

      (a) The district court of a district in which is filed a case
    laying venue in the wrong division or district shall dismiss, or if
    it be in the interest of justice, transfer such case to any
    district or division in which it could have been brought.
      (b) Nothing in this chapter shall impair the jurisdiction of a
    district court of any matter involving a party who does not
    interpose timely and sufficient objection to the venue.
      (c) As used in this section, the term "district court" includes
    the District Court of Guam, the District Court for the Northern
    Mariana Islands, and the District Court of the Virgin Islands, and
    the term "district" includes the territorial jurisdiction of each
    such court.