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ITC Issues Final Determination Of Violation and Issues Remedial Orders In Certain Optoelectronic Devices for Fiber Optic Communications (337-TA-860)

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

On April 17, 2014, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice in Certain Optoelectronic Devices for Fiber Optic Communications, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-860).  In the notice, the Commission affirmed the Initial Determination (“ID”) that was issued by ALJ Theodore R. Essex on December 13, 2013, finding a […]

ALJ Shaw Rules On Motions For Summary Determination In Certain Crawler Cranes (337-TA-887)

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

On February 12, 2014, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 17 and No. 18 in Certain Crawler Cranes and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-887). According to Order No. 17, Complainant Manitowoc Cranes, LLC (“Manitowoc”) moved for summary determination that it satisfies the economic prong of the domestic industry requirement and that it satisfies the […]

Cresta Technology Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Television Sets

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

On January 28, 2014, Cresta Technology Corp. (“CrestaTech”) of Santa Clara, California filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337. The complaint names Silicon Laboratories, Inc. of Austin, Texas; Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd of Korea; Samsung Electronics America, Inc. of Ridgefield Park, New Jersey; LG Electronics Inc. of Korea; […]

ALJ Gildea Grants Motion to Strike New Claim Construction Argument In Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (337-TA-876)

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

On December 20, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 50 (dated December 16, 2013) in Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-876).  The order addressed a motion filed by Complainant STMicroelectronics, Inc. (“STM”) to strike what it alleged was a new claim construction […]

ALJ Gildea Denies Motion for Protective Order In Certain Silicon Microphone Packages (337-TA-888)

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

On December 19, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 14 (dated December 5, 2013) denying Complainant Knowles Electronics, LLC’s (“Knowles”) motion for the entry of a protective order in Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-888). By way of background, the Commission instituted this investigation […]

ITC Decides To Review-in-Part Initial Determination In Certain Electronic Imaging Devices (337-TA-850)

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

On December 16, 2013, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice determining to review in part the Initial Determination (“ID”) issued by ALJ Theodore R. Essex in Certain Electronic Imaging Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-850). By way of background, the investigation is based on a complaint filed by Flashpoint Technology, Inc. (“Flashpoint”) alleging a […]

ALJ Gildea Grants Motion to Enforce Order In Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) (337-TA-876)

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

On September 30, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 28 (dated September 18, 2013) in Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-876).  In the Order, ALJ Gildea granted Complainant STMicroelectronics, Inc.’s (“STM”) motion to enforce Order No. 7 against Respondent InvenSense, Inc. (“InvenSense”). […]

ALJ Gildea Grants-In-Part Nonparty Motion To Limit Subpoena In Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) (337-TA-876)

Monday, October 14th, 2013

On September 30, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 30 (dated September 19, 2013) granting-in-part nonparty Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc.’s (“Hillcrest”) motion to quash or limit the subpoena duces tecum and ad testificandum served on it by Complainant STMicroelectronics, Inc. (“STM”) in Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) and Products Containing […]

ALJ Bullock Denies Respondent ZTE’s Motion to Certify Subpoenas to Intel in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities (337-TA-868)

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

On September 10, 2013, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 63 (dated August 29, 2013) denying Respondent ZTE Corporation and ZTE (USA) Inc.’s (collectively, “ZTE”) motion to certify to the Commission a request for judicial enforcement of its April 8, 2013 subpoenas to Intel Corporation (“Intel”) in Certain Wireless […]

ALJ Bullock Denies InterDigital Motion to Compel in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities (337-TA-868)

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

On September 10, 2013, Chief ALJ Charles E. Bullock issued the public version of Order No. 64 (dated August 30, 2013) denying Complainants InterDigital Communications, Inc., InterDigital Technology Corp., IPR Licensing, Inc., and InterDigital Holdings, Inc.’s (collectively, “InterDigital”) motion to compel in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities and Components Thereof (Inv. No. […]