Archive for December, 2012

ALJ Shaw Rules On Motions In Certain Microprocessors (337-TA-781)

Monday, December 31st, 2012

On December 21, 2012, ALJ David P. Shaw issued the public versions of Order Nos. 36 (dated June 19, 2012), 42 (dated July 17, 2012), 44 (dated July 20, 2012), 51 (dated August 15, 2012), 56 (dated August 20, 2012), and 57 (dated August 20, 2012) in Certain Microprocessors, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same […]

ALJ Gildea Denies Motion For Supplemental Protective Order In Certain Consumer Electronics (337-TA-839)

Monday, December 31st, 2012

On December 21, 2012, ALJ James E. Gildea issued Order No. 26 denying a motion by Complainant Pragmatus AV, LLC (“Pragmatus”) to enter a supplemental Protective Order to govern the discovery of nonparty Google Inc. (“Google”) in Certain Consumer Electronics, Including Mobile Phones and Tablets (Inv. No. 337-TA-839). ALJ Gildea held that Pragmatus did not […]

ITC Decides Not To Review Final ID In Certain Computer Forensic Devices (337-TA-799)

Monday, December 31st, 2012

On December 21, 2012, the International Trade Commission (“Commission”) issued a notice of its determination not to review the Initial Determination (“ID”) of Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock finding no violation of Section 337 in Certain Computer Forensic Devices and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-799). By way of background, the Complainant in this investigation […]

Speck Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Protective Cases For Portable Handheld Electronic Devices

Friday, December 28th, 2012

On December 26, 2012, Speculative Product Design, LLC of Mountain View, California, d/b/a Speck, (“Speck”) filed a complaint requesting that the U.S. International Trade Commission ( the “Commission”) commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that En Jinn Industrial Co. Ltd. of Taiwan, Shengda Huanqiu Shijie of China, Global Digital Star Industry, […]

ITC Decides to Review Initial Determination and Remand the Investigation In Certain Static Random Access Memories (337-TA-792)

Friday, December 28th, 2012

On December 21, 2012, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice and order in Certain Static Random Access Memories and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-792).  In the notice, the Commission determined to review Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock’s October 25, 2013 initial determination (“ID”) which found no violation of Section 337.  Further, […]

Samsung Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Wireless Communications Equipment

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

On December 21, 2012, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. of South Korea and Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC of Richardson, Texas (collectively, “Samsung”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Ericsson Inc. of Plano, Texas and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson of Sweden (collectively, “Ericsson”) unlawfully import into […]

ITC Decides To Review Initial Determination And Remand-In-Part The Investigation In Certain Devices For Improving Uniformity Used In A Backlight Module (337-TA-805)

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

On December 21, 2012, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice and order in Certain Devices for Improving Uniformity Used in a Backlight Module and Components Thereof and Products Containing Same (337-TA-805).  In the notice, the Commission determined to review ALJ Theodore R. Essex’s October 22, 2012 initial determination (“ID”) which found no […]

ALJ Essex Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Optoelectronic Devices For Fiber Optic Communications (337-TA-860)

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

Further to our December 10, 2012 post, on December 21, 2012, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order 7 in Certain Optoelectronic Devices for Fiber Optic Communications, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-860). In the Order, ALJ Essex determined that the evidentiary hearing will commence on July 8, 2013.  The Initial Determination is […]

Covidien Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Balloon Dissection Devices

Monday, December 24th, 2012

On December 21, 2012, Covidien LP of Mansfield, Massachusetts (“Covidien”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Pajunk Medizintechnik GmbH of Germany, Pajunk Medizintechnologie GmbH of Germany, and Pajunk Medical Systems L.P. of Norcross, Georgia (collectively, “Pajunk”) unlawfully import and/or sell certain balloon dissection […]

Fellowes Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Paper Shredders

Friday, December 21st, 2012

On December 20, 2012, Fellowes, Inc. of Itasca, Illinois and Fellowes Office Products (Suzhou) Co. Ltd. of China (collectively, “Fellowes”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that the following entities and individuals (collectively, the “Proposed Respondents”) unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, […]