Archive for November, 2010

ITC Decides To Review In Part Initial Determination In Certain Printing And Imaging Devices (337-TA-690)

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

On November 22, 2010, the International Trade Commission issued a notice determining to review in part an Initial Determination (“ID”) issued by ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. on September 23, 2010 finding a violation of Section 337 in Certain Printing and Imaging Devices and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-690). By way of background, the Complainants […]

ALJ Bullock Grants Motions To Terminate Investigation In Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (337-TA-739)

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

On November 22, 2010, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 8 and Order No. 9 in Certain Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-739). In Order No. 8, ALJ Bullock granted a motion filed by Complainant Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc. (“Leviton”) to terminate the investigation as to Respondent Deerso Inc. […]

ITC Issues Opinion On Remedy, Public Interest, and Bonding In Certain Energy Drink Products (337-TA-678)

Monday, November 29th, 2010

On November 23, 2010, the International Trade Commission issued the public version of its opinion (dated September 8, 2010) with respect to remedy, public interest, and bonding in Certain Energy Drink Products (Inv. No. 337-TA-678).  See our September 16, 2010 post for more details regarding the corresponding Commission notice. By way of background, the Complainants […]

ALJ Rogers Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Video Game Systems And Controllers (337-TA-743)

Monday, November 29th, 2010

On November 24, 2010, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued Order No. 6: Setting Procedural Schedule in Certain Video Game Systems And Controllers (Inv. No. 337-TA-743). By way of background, the Complainant in this investigation is Motiva, LLC of Dublin, Ohio.  The Respondents in this investigation are Nintendo Co., Ltd. of Japan and Nintendo of America, […]

ALJ Charneski Issues Public Version of Initial Determination In Certain Hair Irons (337-TA-637)

Friday, November 26th, 2010

On November 19, 2010, ALJ Carl C. Charneski issued the public version of Order No. 14 granting Complainant Farouk System, Inc.’s (“FSI”) motion for summary determination of violation of Section 337 and recommended determination on remedy and bonding (dated March 10, 2009) in Certain Hair Irons and Packaging Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-637). By way of […]

ALJ Bullock Sets Target Date In Certain Automated Media Library Devices (337-TA-746)

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Further to our November 22, 2010 post, on November 24, 2010, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 2 in Certain Automated Media Library Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-746). According to the Order, ALJ Bullock set March 24, 2012 as the target date (which is 16 months after institution of the investigation).  In addition, the Order […]

Motorola Mobility Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Gaming And Entertainment Consoles

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

On November 22, 2010, Motorola Mobility, Inc. of Libertyville, Illinois (“Motorola Mobility”) and General Instrument Corporation of Horsham, Pennsylvania (collectively, “Complainants”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Microsoft Corporation of Redmond, Washington (“Microsoft”) unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and sells […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-750) Regarding Certain Mobile Devices And Related Software

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

On November 23, 2010, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Mobile Devices And Related Software (Inv. No. 337-TA-750). The investigation is based on an October 29, 2010 complaint filed by Apple Inc. of Cupertino, California alleging violation of Section 337 in the […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-749) Regarding Certain LCD Devices

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

On November 23, 2010, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices, Including Monitors, Televisions, and Modules, and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-749). The investigation is based on an October 25, 2010 complaint filed by Thomson Licensing SAS of France […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-748) Regarding Certain Data Storage Products

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

On November 18, 2010, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Data Storage Products and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-748). The investigation is based on an October 20, 2010 complaint and a November 10, 2010 supplement to the complaint filed by Data Network […]