Archive for October, 2012

ALJ Bullock Issues Initial Determination In Certain Computer Forensic Devices (337-TA-799)

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

On October 26, 2012, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued a notice regarding the Initial Determination on Violation (“ID”) in Certain Computer Forensic Devices and Products Containing The Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-799). By way of background, the Complainant in this matter is MyKey Technology Inc. and the Respondents are CRU Acquisitions Group LLC d/b/a CRU […]

ALJ Essex Grants Motion To Terminate Investigation As To Shuttle In Certain Computers and Computer Peripheral Devices (337-TA-841)

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

On October 26, 2012, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order No. 28 in Certain Computers and Computer Peripheral Devices and Components Thereof and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-841). In the Order, ALJ Essex granted a motion filed by Complainant Technology Properties Limited LLC to terminate the investigation as to Respondent Shuttle, Inc. based […]

ALJ Shaw Grants Motions To Terminate Investigation As To Clover In Certain Toner Cartridges (337-TA-829)

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

On October 25, 2012, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order Nos. 19 and 20 in Certain Toner Cartridges and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-829). In Order No. 19, ALJ Shaw granted a joint motion filed by Complainants Canon Inc., Canon U.S.A., Inc., and Canon Virginia, Inc. (collectively, “Canon”) and Respondents Clover Holdings, Inc.; Clover Technologies […]

ITC Remands Investigation in Certain Automated Media Library Devices (337-TA-746)

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

On October 25, 2012, the International Trade Commission (“Commission”) issued a notice and order remanding the investigation with respect to U.S. Patent Nos. 6,328,766 and 6,353,581 in Certain Automated Media Library Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-746). By way of background, the complainant in this matter is Overland Storage, Inc. (“Overland”) and the remaining respondents are BDT […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-860) Regarding Certain Optoelectronic Devices For Fiber Optic Communications

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

On October 25, 2012, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing their vote to institute an investigation of Certain Optoelectronic Devices For Fiber Optic Communications, Components Thereof, and Products Containing The Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-860). The investigation is based on a September 25, 2012 complaint and letters supplementing the complaint filed by […]

ALJ Bullock Grants Summary Determination of Noninfringement In Certain Wiper Blades (337-TA-816)

Monday, October 29th, 2012

On October 25, 2012, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 52 (dated October 2, 2012) in Certain Wiper Blades (Inv. No. 337-TA-816).  In the Order, ALJ Bullock granted Respondents Danyang UPC Auto Parts Co., Ltd., Pylon Manufacturing Corp., and Scan Top Enterprise Co., Ltd.’s (collectively, “the Pylon Respondents”) motion for summary […]

ALJ Bullock Issues Initial Determination In Certain Static Random Access Memories (337-TA-792)

Friday, October 26th, 2012

On October 25, 2012, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued a notice regarding the Initial Determination on Violation (“ID”) in Certain Static Random Access Memories and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-792). By way of background, the Complainant in this matter is Cypress Semiconductor Corporation and the Respondents are GSI Technology, Inc.; Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericcson; […]

ALJ Pender Issues Notice Of Initial Determination In Certain Electronic Digital Media Devices (337-TA-796)

Friday, October 26th, 2012

On October 24, 2012, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued a notice regarding the Initial Determination (“ID”) in Certain Electronic Digital Media Devices and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-796).  On October 25, 2012, ALJ Pender issued Order No. 27 that corrected two errors in the October 24 notice of ID. By way of background, the investigation […]

ALJ Bullock Sets Target Date For Enforcement Proceeding In Certain Prepregs, Laminates, And Finished Circuit Boards (337-TA-659)

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Further to our August 22, 2012 post, on October 24, 2012, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 14 in Certain Prepregs, Laminates, and Finished Circuit Boards (Inv. No. 337-TA-659).  In the Order, ALJ Bullock set November 5, 2013 as the target date for completing the investigation (which is approximately thirteen months after institution […]

ALJ Gildea Denies Motion For Sanctions In Certain Devices For Mobile Data Communication (337-TA-809)

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

On October 18, 2012, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 52 (dated October 5, 2012) in Certain Devices for Mobile Data Communication (Inv. No. 337-TA-809).  In the Order, ALJ Gildea denied Respondents Research In Motion, Ltd., Research In Motion Corp. (collectively, “RIM”) and Apple Inc.’s (“Apple”) motion for sanctions against […]