Archive for August, 2011

ALJ Bullock Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Static Random Access Memories (337-TA-792)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

 Further to our August 1, 2011 post, on August 31, 2011, Acting Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 7, setting the procedural schedule in Certain Static Random Access Memories and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-792). In the Order, ALJ Bullock included provisions for the early exchange of claim terms, claim […]

ALJ Rogers Issues Notice of Initial Determination Denying Complainants’ Motion For Temporary Relief in Certain Muzzle-Loading Firearms (337-TA-777)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Further to our June 16, 2011 post, on August 31, 2011, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued a notice that he issued an Initial Determination (ID) denying Complainants Thompson/Center Arms Co., Inc. and Smith & Wesson Corp.’s motion for temporary relief in Certain Muzzle-Loading Firearms and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-777) .  We will provide […]

ALJ Bullock Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Electronic Digital Media Devices (337-TA-796)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Further to our August 8, 2011 post, on August 30, 2011, Acting Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 5, setting the procedural schedule in Certain Electronic Digital Media Devices and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-796). In the Order, ALJ Bullock included provisions for the early exchange of claim terms, claim construction expert reports, Markman […]

ALJ Gildea Grants Joint Motion To Terminate Investigation As To LEGO In Certain Motion-Sensitive Sound Effects Devices And Image Display Devices (337-TA-773)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

On August 30, 2011, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 33 in Certain Motion-Sensitive Sound Effects Devices And Image Display Devices and Components and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-773). According to the Order, ALJ Gildea granted a joint motion filed by Complainant Ogma, LLC (“Ogma”) and Respondents LEGO A/S dba LEGO Group and […]

ALJ Essex and ALJ Bullock Deny Motions to Consolidate Investigations 337-TA-784 and 337-TA-785 and ALJ Essex Sets Target Date In Certain Light Emitting Diodes (337-TA-784)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

On August 23, 2011, ALJ Theodore R. Essex and Acting Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 3 and Order No. 4, respectively, both denying motions filed by Respondents LG Electronics, Inc., LG Innotek Co., Ltd., LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., and LG Innotek U.S.A., Inc (collectively “LG”) to fully consolidate Inv. Nos. 337-TA-784 and […]

ALJ Rogers Sets 17-Month Target Date In Certain Light-Emitting Diodes (337-TA-798)

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Further to our August 17, 2011 post, on August 24, 2011, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued Order No. 4 in Certain Light-Emitting Diodes and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-798). In the Order, ALJ Rogers set January 17, 2013 as the target date for completing the investigation (which is approximately 17 months after instituting the investigation) […]

ALJ Essex Grants Summary Determination Of Violation And Recommends General Exclusion Order In Certain Inkjet Ink Supplies (337-TA-730)

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

On August 26, 2011, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued the public version of Order No. 14, an Initial Determination (“ID”) (dated August 3, 2011) granting Complainants Hewlett-Packard Company and Hewlett-Packard Development Company’s (collectively, “HP”) motion for summary determination that HP has satisfied the domestic industry requirement and that defaulting Respondents Shanghai Angel Printer Supplies Co., […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-802) Regarding Certain Light-Emitting Diodes

Monday, August 29th, 2011

On August 25, 2011, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Light-Emitting Diodes and Products containing same (Inv. No. 337-TA-802). The investigation is based on a July 27, 2011 complaint filed on behalf of LG Electronics, Inc. and LG Innotek Co., Ltd., both […]

ALJ Gildea Grants Joint Motion To Terminate Investigation In Certain Display Devices (337-TA-765)

Monday, August 29th, 2011

On August 26, 2011, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 9 in Certain Display Devices, Including Digital Televisions and Monitors II (Inv. No. 337-TA-765). According to the Order, ALJ Gildea granted a joint motion filed by Complainant Sony Corporation of Japan and Respondents LG Electronics, Inc. of South Korea and […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-801) Regarding Certain Products Containing Interactive Program Guide And Parental Controls Technology

Monday, August 29th, 2011

On August 25, 2011, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing that it voted to institute an investigation of Certain Products containing Interactive Program Guide and Parental Controls Technology (Inv. No. 337-TA-801). The investigation is based on a July 26, 2011 complaint filed on behalf of Rovi Corporation of Santa Clara, California; […]