Archive for the 'Advisory Opinions' Category

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 […]

ITC Institutes Advisory Opinion Proceeding In Certain Kinesiotherapy Devices (337-TA-823)

Monday, February 10th, 2014

On February 7, 2014, the ITC issued a notice instituting an advisory opinion proceeding in Certain Kinesiotherapy Devices and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-823). By way of background, the investigation was based on a December 2, 2011 complaint filed by Standard Innovation Corporation and Standard Innovation (US) Corp. (collectively, “SIC”) alleging violation of Section 337 in […]

ALJ Gildea Orders Submissions Regarding Advisory Opinion Proceeding In Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems (337-TA-879)

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

Further to our December 16, 2013 post, on December 16, 2013, ALJ E. James Gildea issued a corrected version of Order No. 12 (dated December 12, 2013) in Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-879).  In the Order, ALJ Gildea determined that an evidentiary hearing shall be held in the advisory […]

ITC Institutes Advisory Opinion Proceeding In Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems (337-TA-879)

Monday, December 16th, 2013

On December 11, 2013, the ITC issued an order and notice instituting an advisory opinion proceeding in Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-879). By way of background, the investigation was based on a March 28, 2013 complaint and April 19, 2013 letter supplementing the complaint filed by ResMed Corp., ResMed […]

ITC Issues Notice And Advisory Opinion In Certain Coaxial Cable Connectors (337-TA-650)

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

On February 9, 2012, the International Trade Commission (the “Commission”) issued a notice and advisory opinion granting a request by non-respondent Holland Electronics, LLC (“Holland”) and determining that Holland’s identified coaxial cable connectors are not covered by the Commission’s March 31, 2010 general exclusion order for U.S. Patent No. 6,558,194 in Certain Coaxial Cable Connectors […]

ITC Issues Advisory Opinion In Certain GPS Devices (337-TA-602)

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

On April 20, 2010, the International Trade Commission issued an advisory opinion determining to grant the request of Atheros Communications, Inc. (“Atheros”) for an opinion that the importation of products containing Atheros GPS chips does not violate the Commission’s limited exclusion order (“LEO”) in Certain GPS Devices and Products Containing Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-602). By […]