Archive for July, 2009

ITC Issues Public Version Of Opinion Denying Request To Stay Enforcement Of Remedial Orders In Certain Semiconductor Chips With Minimized Chip Package Size (337-TA-605)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 29, 2009, the International Trade Commission issued the public version of its Opinion in Certain Semiconductor Chips With Minimized Chip Package Size and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-605) denying a motion to stay enforcement of a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders pending appeal of the Commission’s final determination of […]

Hexagon Metrology Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Articulated Coordinate Measuring Arms

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 28, 2009, Hexagon Metrology AB of Sweden and Hexagon Metrology, Inc. of North Kingstown, Rhode Island (collectively, “Hexagon”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to section 337. The complaint alleges that the following proposed respondents (collectively, “Respondents”) unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and sell within […]

ALJ Luckern Issues Initial Determination Granting Complainants’ Summary Determination Motion That A Domestic Industry Exists Based On Licensing Activities In Certain 3G Mobile Handsets (337-TA-613)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 27, 2009, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued the heavily redacted public version of Order No. 42 (dated March 10, 2009) granting Complainants InterDigital Communications, LLC and InterDigital Technology Corp.’s (“InterDigital”) motion for summary determination that InterDigital’s U.S. licensing activities satisfy the domestic industry requirements of 19 U.S.C. § 1337(a)(3)(C) in Certain 3G […]

Commission Denies Motion To Stay Enforcement Of Remedial Orders In Certain Digital Television Products (337-TA-617)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 28, 2009, the International Trade Commission issued a Notice denying Respondents Vizio, Inc., AmTran Technology Co., Ltd., TPV Technology, Ltd., TPV International (USA), Inc., Top Victory Electronics (Taiwan) Co., Ltd., and Envision Peripherals, Inc.’s (collectively, “Respondents”) joint motion to stay enforcement of a limited exclusion order (“LEO”) and cease and desist orders (“C&D […]

ALJ Luckern Grants Motion To Modify The Protective Order In Certain Energy Drink Products (337-TA-678)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 28, 2009, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued Order No. 8 in Certain Energy Drink Products (Inv. No. 337-TA-678).  In the Order, ALJ Luckern granted complainants Red Bull GmbH and Red Bull North America, Inc.’s (collectively, “Red Bull”)  motion to modify the protective order (Order No. 2) to address the inadvertent disclosure of […]

Update In Certain High-Brightness Light Emitting Diodes (337-TA-556)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

On July 28, 2009, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued a Notice assigning the remanded investigation in Certain High-Brightness Light Emitting Diodes and Products Containing Same (337-TA-556) to ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr.  See our May 26 and July 28 posts for more information.

BTG International Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain MLC Flash Memory Devices

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

On July 27, 2009, BTG International Inc. (“BTG”) of West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to section 337. The complaint alleges that the following proposed respondents (collectively, “Respondents”) unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and sell within the U.S. after importation certain MLC flash memory […]

ALJ Charneski Denies Motion To Compel In Certain Cast Steel Railway Wheels (337-TA-655)

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

On July 27, 2009, ALJ Carl C. Charneski issued the public version of Order No. 23 (dated April 24, 2009) in Certain Cast Steel Railway Wheels, Certain Processes For Manufacturing Or Relating To Same And Certain Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-655).  In the Order, ALJ Charneski denied Respondents Standard Car Truck, Inc., Barber Tianrui […]

ALJ Charneski Denies Motion To Terminate Investigation In Certain Cast Steel Railway Wheels (337-TA-655)

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

On July 27, 2009, ALJ Carl C. Charneski issued the public version of Order No. 14 (dated February 27, 2009) in Certain Cast Steel Railway Wheels, Certain Processes For Manufacturing Or Relating To Same And Certain Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-655).  In the Order, ALJ Charneski denied Respondent Tianrui Group Foundry Limited’s (“Tianrui Foundry”) […]

Commission Remands Investigation To ALJ Luckern After Federal Circuit Decision In Certain High-Brightness Light Emitting Diodes (337-TA-556)

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

On July 27, 2009, the Commission issued an order in which it remanded the investigation to Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern in Certain High-Brightness Light Emitting Diodes and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-556).  The Complainant is Lumileds Lighting U.S., LLC and the named Respondents are Epistar Corporation and United Epitaxy Co. of Hsinchu, Taiwan […]