Archive for June, 2011

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-782) Regarding Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

On June 30, 2011, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-782). The investigation is based on a June 1, 2011 complaint and June 17 and 20 letters supplementing the complaint filed […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-781) Regarding Certain Microprocessors

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

On June 30, 2011, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Microprocessors, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-781). The investigation is based on a May 31, 2011 complaint filed by X2Y Attenuators, LLC of Erie, Pennsylvania alleging violation of Section […]

Samsung Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Electronic Devices, Including Wireless Communication Devices, Portable Music And Data Processing Devices, And Tablet Computers

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

On June 28, 2011, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. of Korea and Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC of Richardson, Texas (“STA”) (collectively, “Samsung”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Apple Inc. of Cupertino, California (“Apple”) unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and/or sells […]

AUO Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Flat Panel Display Devices

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

On June 27, 2011, AU Optronics Corporation of Taiwan and AU Optronics Corporation America of Milpitas, California (collectively, “AUO”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. of Korea and Samsung Electronics America, Inc. of Ridgefield Park, New Jersey (collectively, “Samsung”), […]

ALJ Gildea Sets Target Date In Certain Equipment for Communications Networks (337-TA-778)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Further to our June 17, 2011 post, on June 27, 2011, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 2:  Notice of Ground Rules and Setting Target Date and Date for Submission of Proposed Procedural Schedule in Certain Equipment for Communications Networks, Including Switches, Routers, Gateways, Bridges, Wireless Access Points, Cable Modems, IP Phones, and Products […]

Update Regarding Certain Protective Cases (337-TA-780)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Further to our June 27, 2011 post, Chief ALJ Luckern issued a notice assigning Theodore R. Essex as the presiding Administrative Law Judge in Certain Protective Cases and Components Thereof  (Inv. No. 337-TA-780).

ALJ Bullock Rules On Motions Relating To Apple Source Code In Certain Portable Electronic Devices and Related Software (337-TA-721)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

On June 22, 2011, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 52 (dated June 7, 2011) in Certain Portable Electronic Devices and Related Software (Inv. No. 337-TA-721).  In the Order, ALJ Bullock (i) granted-in-part Complainant HTC Corp.’s (“HTC”) motion seeking an order requiring Respondent Apple, Inc. (“Apple”) to provide complete copies […]

ALJ Bullock Denies Motion To Compel Discovery From Third-Party In Certain Automated Media Library Devices (337-TA-746)

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

On June 24, 2011, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 14 denying Complainant Overland Storage, Inc.’s (“Overland”) motion to compel discovery from third-party Spectra Logic Corporation (“Spectra Logic”) in Certain Automated Media Library Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-746). In support of its motion, Overland argued that Spectra Logic, an OEM customer of certain respondents, “possesses […]

ALJ Bullock Grants Motion To Terminate Investigation In Certain Mobile Communications And Computer Devices (337-TA-704)

Monday, June 27th, 2011

On June 24, 2011, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 73 in Certain Mobile Communications and Computer Devices and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-704).  By way of background, the Complainant in this investigation is Apple Inc. (“Apple”) and the Respondents are Nokia Corporation and Nokia Inc. (collectively, “Nokia”). In the […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-780) Regarding Certain Protective Cases

Monday, June 27th, 2011

On June 24, 2011, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Protective Cases and Components Thereof  (Inv. No. 337-TA-780). The investigation is based on a May 25, 2011 complaint and June 16, 2011 supplement to the complaint filed by Otter Products, LLC of […]