By Alex Gasser
Further to our January 31, 2011 post, on February 2, 2011, ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued Order No. 2: Initial Determination Setting the Target Date; Notice of Ground Rules; and Order Setting Date for Submission of Discovery Statements in Certain Mobile Telephones and Modems (Inv. No. 337-TA-758).

In the Order, ALJ Bullock set August 2, 2012 as the target date for completing the investigation (which is 18 months after institution of the investigation).

In addition, ALJ Bullock directed the parties to submit discovery statements and proposed procedural schedules by February 18, 2011, which should consider an anticipated evidentiary hearing commencing on December 5, 2011.

Lastly, the Order also included ALJ Bullock’s ground rules governing the conduct of the investigation.