Archive for July, 2013

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-889) Regarding Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones And Tablets

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

On July 31, 2013, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing their vote to institute an investigation of Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones And Tablets (Inv. No. 337-TA-889). The investigation is based on a June 27, 2013 complaint and July 16, 2013 supplement to the complaint filed by Pragmatus Mobile, LLC of […]

ITC Grants Motion To Terminate Respondents In Consolidated Enforcement and Modification Proceedings In Certain Dimmable Compact Fluorescent Lamps (337-TA-830)

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

On July 26, 2013, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a notice determining to grant motions to terminate  the consolidated enforcement and modification proceedings in Certain Dimmable Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Products (Inv. No. 337-TA-830). By way of background, the Commission instituted this investigation on February 22, 2012 based on a complaint filed by Neptun […]

ALJ Gildea Sets Procedural Schedule In Certain Consumer Electronics With Display And Processing Capabilities (337-TA-884)

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Further to our June 24, 2013 and July 1, 2013 posts, on July 25, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 13 in Certain Consumer Electronics With Display And Processing Capabilities (Inv. No. 337-TA-884). In the Order, ALJ Gildea set the procedural schedule for the investigation and provided for the early exchange of claim […]

Clorox Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Laundry And Household Cleaning Products

Friday, July 26th, 2013

On July 25, 2013, The Clorox Company of Oakland, California (“Clorox”) filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint alleges that Industrias Alen, S.A. de C.V. of Mexico and Alen USA, LLC of Houston, Texas (collectively, “Alen”) unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell […]

ALJ Bullock Grants Joint Motion To Amend Protective Order In Certain Wireless Devices With 3G And/Or 4G Capabilities (337-TA-868)

Friday, July 26th, 2013

On July 24, 2013, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 46 in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-868).  In the Order, ALJ Bullock granted Complainants InterDigital Communications, Inc., InterDigital Technology Corp., IPR Licensing, Inc., and InterDigital Holdings, Inc. (collectively, “InterDigital”) and Respondents Samsung Electronics Co., […]

ALJ Shaw Sets Target Date In Certain Crawler Cranes (337-TA-887)

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Further to our July 15, 2013 post, on July 24, 2013, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 3 in Certain Crawler Cranes and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-887). In the Order, ALJ Shaw set November 3, 2014 as the target date for completing the investigation (which is approximately 15.5 months after institution of the […]

ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-888) Regarding Certain Silicon Microphone Packages

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

On July 23, 2013, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing their vote to institute an investigation of Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-888). The investigation is based on a June 21, 2013 complaint filed by Knowles Electronics, LLC of Itasca, Illinois alleging violation of Section 337 […]

ALJ Bullock Grants Motion To Approve Request For International Judicial Assistance In Certain Robotic Toys (337-TA-869)

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

On July 19, 2013, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 6 (dated April 10, 2013) in Certain Robotic Toys and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-869).  In the Order, ALJ Bullock granted Complainants Innovation First International, Inc., Innovation First, Inc., and Innovation Labs, Inc.’s (collectively, “Innovation First”) motion seeking issuance […]

ALJ Shaw Sets Target Date In Certain Digital Media Devices (337-TA-882)

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Further to our June 20, 2013 post, on July 19, 2013, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 8 in Certain Digital Media Devices, Including Televisions, Blu-Ray Disc Players, Home Theater Systems, Tablets and Mobile Phones, Components Thereof and Associated Software (Inv. No. 337-TA-882). In the Order, ALJ Shaw set October 20, 2014 as the […]

ALJ Gildea Grants Amended Motion To Terminate And To Stay The Proceedings In Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems (337-TA-879)

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

 On July 17, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 11 granting Respondents Apex Medical Corp. and Apex Medical USA Corp.’s (collectively, “Apex”) amended motion to terminate the investigation in Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-879). By way of background, the investigation is based on a March 28, […]