ALJ Rogers Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Semiconductor Integrated Circuit Devices (337-TA-840)
Further to our April 27, 2012 and May 4, 2012 posts, on May 17, 2012, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued Order No. 5 in Certain Semiconductor Integrated Circuit Devices and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-840).
In the Order, ALJ Rogers set the procedural schedule for the investigation and included provisions for the early exchange of claim construction terms and proposed constructions. The procedural schedule also provides that the evidentiary hearing in this investigation will commence on April 8, 2013; the initial determination on alleged violation shall be due on May 31, 2013; and the target date for completion of the investigation is September 30, 2013 (which is approximately 17 months after institution of the investigation).