By Alex Gasser
Further to our April 26, 2010 post, on May 21, 2010, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued Order No. 3: Setting Target Date and Requiring Proposed Procedural Schedule(s) in Certain Electronic Devices with Multi-touch Enabled Touchpads and Touchscreens (Inv. No. 337-TA-714).

According to the Order, ALJ Luckern set August 29, 2011 as the target date (which is 16 months after institution of the investigation).  ALJ Luckern further indicated that any final initial determination on violation should be filed no later than April 29, 2011.  In addition, ALJ Luckern noted that the evidentiary hearing in this matter will commence on February 17, 2011, and will be conducted in the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Columbia.

The Order directs the parties to submit a proposed procedural schedule by no later than May 26, 2010.