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ALJ Pender Rules On Motion To Strike Reliance On Belatedly Identified Priority Evidence In Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems (337-TA-890)

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

On March 20, 2014, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued the public version of Order No. 13 (dated March 14, 2014) in Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-890). According to the Order, Respondents BMC Medical Co., Ltd.; 3B Medical, Inc.; and 3B Products, LLC (collectively “Respondents”) moved to strike the reliance […]

ALJ Shaw Issues Public Version Of Initial Determination In Certain Compact Fluorescent Reflector Lamps (337-TA-872)

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Further to our February 3, 2014 post, on March 6, 2014, ALJ David P. Shaw issued the public version of the Initial Determination (“ID”) in Certain Compact Fluorescent Reflector Lamps, Products Containing Same and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-872). By way of background, the investigation is based on a complaint filed by Andrzej Bobel and […]

ALJ Gildea Grants-In-Part Complainant’s Motion To Compel In Certain Silicon Microphone Packages (337-TA-888)

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

On March 6, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 26 (dated February 4, 2013) in Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-888). According to the Order, Complainant Knowles Electronics, LLC (“Knowles”) filed a motion to compel Respondents GoerTek, Inc. and GoerTek Electronics, Inc. (collectively, “GoerTek”) to designate individuals for […]

ALJ Shaw Denies Motion For Summary Determination In Certain Crawler Cranes (337-TA-887)

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

On February 25, 2014, ALJ David P. Shaw issued the public version of Order No. 21 (dated February 20, 2014) in Certain Crawler Cranes and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-887). According to the Order, Respondents Sany Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. and Sany America, Inc. (collectively, “Sany”) filed a motion for “summary determination that Complainant’s list of alleged trade […]

ALJ Gildea Permits Trial Testimony By Way Of Videoconference In Certain Integrated Circuit Devices (337-TA-873)

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

On February 25, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 57 in Certain Integrated Circuit Devices and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-873). According to the Order, Non-party Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless, Inc. (“Verizon”) filed a motion to present the testimony of its witness, Anthony Dennis, by videoconference at the evidentiary hearing.  […]

ALJ Gildea Issues Claim Construction Order In Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) (337-TA-876)

Monday, February 24th, 2014

On February 5, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public version of Order No. 53 (dated January 29, 2014) in Certain Microelectromechanical Systems (“MEMS Devices”) and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-876).  Due to its large electronic size, we have split Order No. 53 into part 1, part 2, and part 3.  By […]

ALJ Essex Rules On Motions For Summary Determination In Certain Wireless Devices With 3G And/Or 4G Capabilities (337-TA-868)

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

On February 11, 2014, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued the public versions of Order Nos. 91, 92 and 93 (dated January 24, January 30 and January 30, 2014, respectively) in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-868). According to Order No. 91, Respondents Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and […]

ITC Institutes Advisory Opinion Proceeding In Certain Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (337-TA-739)

Friday, February 14th, 2014

On February 5, 2014, the ITC issued an order and notice instituting an advisory opinion proceeding in Certain Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-739). By way of background, the original investigation was based on an October 8, 2010 complaint filed by Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc. (“Leviton”) alleging violations of section […]

ALJ Shaw Denies Summary Determination Of Invalidity In Certain Digital Media Devices (337-TA-882)

Friday, February 14th, 2014

On February 5, 2014, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 39 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). According to the Order, Respondents Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.; and Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC […]

ALJ Essex Grants Motion To Strike In Certain Wireless Devices With 3G And/Or 4G Capabilities (337-TA-868)

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

On February 4, 2014, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued the public version of Order No. 85 (dated December 23, 2013) in Certain Wireless Devices with 3G and/or 4G Capabilities and Components Thereof (Inv. No 337-TA-868). According to the Order, Complainants InterDigital Communications, Inc.; InterDigital Technology Corporation; IPR Licensing, Inc.; and InterDigital Holdings, Inc. (collectively, “InterDigital”) […]