Archive for August, 2009

Update Regarding Certain Articulated Coordinate Measuring Arms (337-TA-684)

Monday, August 31st, 2009

Further to our August 26 post, on August 28, 2009, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 1: Protective Order and Order No. 2: Notice of Ground Rules and Target Date and Order Setting Date for Submission of Discovery Statements in Certain Articulated Coordinate Measuring Arms and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-684). In Order No. […]

Update Regarding Certain Flash Memory (337-TA-685)

Monday, August 31st, 2009

Further to our August 28 post, on August 27, 2009, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued a notice indicating that ALJ Carl C. Charneski will handle Certain Flash Memory and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-685).

Commission Upholds ALJ’s Denial Of Law Firm’s Motion to Intervene and to Preclude Disclosure of Confidential Business Information in Certain CCFL Inverter Circuits (337-TA-666)

Friday, August 28th, 2009

On August 28, 2009, the International Trade Commission issued a notice denying an application filed by Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP (“Finnegan”) for review of an August 6 order issued by ALJ E. James Gildea denying Finnegan’s motion to intervene for the purpose of enforcing the terms of a retainer agreement in Certain […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-685) Regarding Certain Flash Memory

Friday, August 28th, 2009

On August 28, 2009, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Flash Memory and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-685). The investigation is based on a July 31, 2009 complaint filed by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (“Samsung”) of South Korea.  As we explained […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-684) Regarding Certain Articulated Coordinate Measuring Arms

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

On August 25, 2009, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Articulated Coordinate Measuring Arms and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-684). The investigation is based on a July 28, 2009 complaint filed by Hexagon Metrology AB of Sweden and Hexagon Metrology, Inc. of […]

Commission To Review Initial Determination Terminating Investigation Based On A Settlement Agreement In Certain Non-Shellfish Derived Glucosamine (337-TA-668)

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

On August 24, 2009, the International Trade Commission issued a notice determining that it would review ALJ Robert K. Rogers’ Initial Determination granting a joint motion to terminate the investigation as to respondent Ethical Naturals, Inc. (“ENI”) based on a settlement agreement in Certain Non-Shellfish Derived Glucosamine and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-668). As […]

ALJ Luckern Agrees To Extend Target Date On Eve Of Final Initial Determination In Certain Video Game Machines (337-TA-658)

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

On August 21, 2009, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued Order No. 43 extending the target date to February 23, 2010 in Certain Video Game Machines And Related Three-Dimensional Pointing Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-658). According to the Order, on August 21, 2009, Complainant Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc. (“Hillcrest”) and Respondents Nintendo Co., Ltd. and Nintendo of […]

Update Regarding Certain Machine Vision Software (337-TA-680)

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Further to our July 14 and August 21 posts, on August 24, 2009, ALJ Carl C. Charneski issued Order No. 8: Setting Procedural Schedule in Certain Machine Vision Software, Machine Vision Systems, and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-680). According to the Order, ALJ Charneski set May 3-12, 2010 for the evidentiary hearing in this […]

ITC Decides To Review Initial Determination In Certain Flash Memory Controllers (337-TA-619)

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

On August 24, 2009, the International Trade Commission issued a notice determining to review in part the April 10, 2009 final Initial Determination (“ID”) issued by ALJ Charles E. Bullock in Certain Flash Memory Controllers, Drives, Memory Cards, and Media Players and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-619). This investigation was instituted on December 12, […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-683) Regarding Certain MLC Flash Memory Devices

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

On August 24, 2009, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain MLC Flash Memory Devices and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-683). The investigation is based on a July 27, 2009 complaint filed by BTG International Inc. (“BTG”) of West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.  As […]