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ALJ Essex Rules On Motion To Compel And For Adverse Inferences In Certain Acousto-Magnetic Electronic Article Surveillance Systems (337-TA-904)

Monday, July 28th, 2014

On July 17, 2014, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued the public version of Order No. 10 (dated July 8, 2014) in Certain Acousto-Magnetic Electronic Article Surveillance Systems, Components Thereof and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-904). By way of background, the investigation is based on a December 11, 2013 complaint filed by Tyco Fire & […]

ALJ Gildea Denies Motion For Non-Monetary Sanctions In Certain Integrated Circuit Devices (337-TA-873)

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

On July 7, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 64 in Certain Integrated Circuit Devices and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-873). By way of background, the investigation is based on a complaint filed by Complainant Tela Innovations, Inc. (“Tela”) alleging violation of Section 337 in the importation into the U.S. and […]

ITC Issues Public Version Of Opinion In Certain Compact Fluorescent Reflector Lamps (337-TA-872)

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

On July 3, 2014, the International Trade Commission (“the Commission”) issued the public version of its opinion 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 Neptun Light, Inc. (collectively, “Neptun”) alleging violation […]

ITC Issues General Exclusion Order And Terminates Investigation In Certain Cases For Portable Electronic Devices (337-TA-861/867)

Monday, June 30th, 2014

On June 20, 2014 the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice in Certain Cases for Portable Electronic Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-861/867). By way of background, this investigation is a consolidation of Inv. Nos. 337-TA-861 and 337-TA-867.  Speculative Product Design, LLC (“Speck”) filed a first complaint on September 26, 2012, which led to the institution […]

ALJ Pender Issues Claim Construction Order In Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones and Tablets II (337-TA-905)

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

On June 3, 2014, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued Order No. 14 (dated June 2, 2014) in Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones and Tablets II (Inv. No. 337-TA-905). By way of background, this investigation is based on a complaint filed by Pragmatus Mobile, LLC (“Pragmatus”) alleging violations of Section 337 in the importation into […]

ALJ Pender Denies Motion To Terminate Investigation Based On Lack Of Standing And Domestic Industry In Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones And Tablets II (337-TA-905)

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

On May 15, 2014, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued Order No. 12 (dated May 1, 2014) in Certain Wireless Devices, Including Mobile Phones and Tablets II (Inv. No. 337-TA-905). By way of background, this investigation is based on a complaint filed by Pragmatus Mobile, LLC (“Pragmatus”) alleging violations of Section 337 in the importation into […]

ITC Issues Public Version of Opinion In Certain Optoelectronic Devices For Fiber Optic Communications (337-TA-860)

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Further to our April 23, 2014 post, on May 9, 2014, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued the public version of its opinion finding a violation of Section 337 by Respondents IPtronics A/S; IPtronics, Inc.; FCI SA; FCI Deutschland GmdH;  FCI USA, LLC; Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.; and Mellanox Technologies, Inc. (collectively, the “Respondents”) in […]

ALJ Gildea Rules On Motions In Certain Consumer Electronics With Display And Processing Capabilities (337-TA-884)

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

On April 21, 2014, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public versions of Order Nos. 71, 74, and 76 (dated April 1, 2014, April 2, 2014, and April 4, 2014, respectively) in Certain Consumer Electronics With Display and Processing Capabilities (Inv. No. 337-TA-884). By way of background, the investigation is based on a complaint filed […]

ALJ Shaw Rules On Motion To Compel In Certain Standards Cell Libraries (337-TA-906)

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

On April 21, 2014, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 15, in Certain Standard Cell Libraries, Products Containing or Made Using the Same, Integrated Circuits Made Using the Same, and Products Containing Such Integrated Circuits (Inv. No. 337-TA-906). According to the Order, Complainant Tela Innovations, Inc. (“Tela”) filed a motion to compel discovery from […]

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 […]