New 337 Complaints

One-E-Way Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Wireless Headsets

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jan
08
On December 8, 2014, One-E-Way, Inc. of Pasadena, California ("One-E-Way") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that the following entities (collectively, the "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain wireless headsets that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,865,258 (the '258 patent) and 8,131,391 (the '391 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents"):
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Andrea Electronics Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Audio Processing Hardware And Software

By Eric Schweibenz
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Feb
04
On January 23, 2015, Andrea Electronics Corp. of Bohemia, New York ("Andrea") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.
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Andrea Electronics Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Audio Processing Hardware And Software

By Eric Schweibenz
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Feb
16
On February 9, 2015, Andrea Electronics Corp. of Bohemia, New York ("Andrea") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.  On the same day, Andrea also withdrew its earlier complaint filed on January 23, 2015.  See our February 4, 2015 post for more details on the earlier complaint.
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NXP Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Electronic Products

By Eric Schweibenz
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Feb
17
On February 10, 2015, NXP B.V. of the Netherlands and NXP Semiconductors USA, Inc. of San Jose, California (collectively, "NXP") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Dell, Inc. of Round Rock, Texas ("Dell") unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and/or sells within the U.S. after importation certain electronic products, including products with near field communication ("NFC") system-level functionality and/or battery power-up functionality, components thereof, and products containing same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,412,230 (the '230 patent), 8,280,304 (the '304 patent), 8,065,389 (the '389 patent), 8,204,959 (the '959 patent), 8,412,185 (the '185 patent), and 6,590,365 (the '365 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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LEGO Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Toy Figurines

By Eric Schweibenz
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Feb
18
On February 5, 2015, LEGO A/S of Denmark, LEGO System A/S of Denmark, and LEGO Systems, Inc. of Enfield, Connecticut (collectively, "LEGO") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that LaRose Industries LLC d/b/a CRA-Z-ART, MEGA Brands Inc., and Best-Lock Construction Toys, Inc. (collectively, "the proposed respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain toy figurines and toy sets containing the same that infringe one or more of the following U.S. design patents:  D682,367 ("the '367 patent"), D678,432 ("the '432 patent"), D689,568 ("the '568 patent"), and D672,413 ("the '413 patent") (collectively, "the asserted patents").  LEGO also alleges that the proposed respondents infringe one or more of the following U.S. Copyright registrations: VA 1-876-291, VA 1-876-279, VA 1-876-378, and VA 1-876-373.
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BASF And UChicago Argonne File New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Lithium Metal Oxide Cathode Materials

By Eric Schweibenz
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Feb
23
On February 20, 2015, BASF Corp. of Florham Park, New Jersey ("BASF") and UChicago Argonne LLC of Lemont, Illinois ("Argonne") (collectively, "Complainants") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Umicore N.V. of Belgium, Umicore USA Inc. of Raleigh, North Carolina, Makita Corp. of Japan, Makita Corp. of America of Buford, Georgia, and Makita U.S.A. Inc. of La Mirada, California (collectively, the "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain lithium metal oxide cathode materials, lithium-ion batteries containing same, and products with lithium-ion batteries containing same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,677,082 (the '082 patent) and 6,680,143 (the '143 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Ericsson Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Electronic Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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Mar
02
On February 26, 2015, Ericsson Inc. of Plano, Texas and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson of Sweden (collectively, "Ericsson") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Apple Inc. a/k/a Apple Computer Inc. of Cupertino, California ("Apple") unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and/or sells within the U.S. after importation certain electronic devices, including wireless communication devices, computers, tablet computers, digital media players, and cameras that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,633,550 (the '550 patent), 6,157,620 (the '620 patent), 6,029,052 (the '052 patent), 8,812,059 (the '059 patent), 6,291,966 (the '966 patent), and 6,122,263 (the '263 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Ericsson Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Wireless Standard Compliant Electronic Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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Mar
03
On February 26, 2015, Ericsson Inc. of Plano, Texas and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson of Sweden (collectively, "Ericsson") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Apple Inc. a/k/a Apple Computer Inc. of Cupertino, California ("Apple") unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and/or sells within the U.S. after importation certain wireless standard compliant electronic devices, including communication devices and tablet computers that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,717,996 (the '996 patent), 8,660,270 (the '270 patent), 6,058,359 (the '359 patent), 6,301,556 (the '556 patent), 8,102,805 (the '805 patent), 8,607,130 (the '130 patent), 8,837,381 (the '381 patent), and 8,331,476 (the '476 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Otter Products Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Protective Cases For Electronic Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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Mar
13
On March 11, 2015, Otter Products, LLC of Fort Collins, Colorado ("Otter") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Speculative Product Design, LLC of San Mateo, California ("Speck") and Tech21 UK Limited of the United Kingdom ("Tech21") (collectively, "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully imports into the U.S., sells for importation, and/or sells within the U.S. after importation certain protective cases for electronic devices that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 8,792,232 (the '232 patent) and 8,976,512 (the '512 patent) (collectively, the "Asserted Patents").
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Jacobs Vehicle Systems Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Variable Valve Actuation Devices And Automobiles

By Eric Schweibenz
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Mar
16
On March 10, 2015, Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Inc. of Bloomfield, Connecticut ("JVS") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that FCA US LLC of Auburn Hills, Michigan; FCA México, S.A. de C.V. of Mexico; Santa-Società Automobilistica Tecnologie Avanzate S.p.A. of Italy; Fiat Automobili Srbija Doo of Serbia; and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. of the United Kingdom (collectively, the "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain variable valve actuation ("VVA") devices and automobiles containing the same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,829,397 (the '397 patent), 6,474,277 (the '277 patent), 6,883,492 (the '492 patent), 7,059,282 (the '282 patent), 8,776,738 (the '738 patent), and 8,820,276 (the '276 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Baxter Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Recombinant Factor VIII Products

By Eric Schweibenz
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Apr
17
On April 16, 2015, Baxter International Inc. of Deerfield, Illinois, Baxter Healthcare Corp. of Deerfield, Illinois, and Baxter Healthcare SA of Switzerland (collectively, "Baxter") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Novo Nordisk A/S of Denmark and Novo Nordisk Inc. of Plainsboro, New Jersey (collectively, "Novo Nordisk") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell or imminently sell within the U.S. after importation certain recombinant factor VIII products that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,100,061 (the '061 patent), 6,936,441 (the '441 patent), and 8,084,252 (the '252 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Synaptics Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Touchscreen Controllers

By Eric Schweibenz
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Apr
24
On April 21, 2015, Synaptics Inc. of San Jose, California ("Synaptics") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co., Ltd. a/k/a Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd. of China, Goodix Technology Inc. of San Diego, California, and BLU Products, Inc. of Doral, Florida (collectively, the "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain touchscreen controllers and products containing the same, e.g., smart phones, that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,868,874 (the '874 patent), 8,338,724 (the '724 patent), 8,558,811 (the '811 patent), and 8,952,916 (the '916 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Pacific Bioscience Laboratories Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Electric Skin Care Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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May
11
On April 30, 2015, Pacific Bioscience Laboratories, Inc. of Redmond, Washington ("PBL") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The Complaint alleges that Our Family Jewels, Inc. of Parker, Colorado; Accord Media, LLC of New York, New York; Xnovi Electronic Co., Ltd. of China; Michael Todd True Organics LP and MTTO LLC of Port St. Lucie, Florida; Shanghai Anzikang Electric Co., Ltd. of China; Nutra-Luxe MD., LLC of Fort Meyers, Florida; Beauty Tech, Inc. of Coral Gables, Florida; ANEX Corporation of Korea; RN Ventures Ltd. of the United Kingdom; Korean Beauty Co., Ltd. of Korea; H2PRO Beautylife, Inc. of Placentia, California; Serious Skin Care, Inc. of Carson City, Nevada; Home Skinovations Inc. of Canada; Home Skinovations Ltd. of Israel; Wenzhou Ai Er Electrical Technology Co., Ltd d/b/a CNAIER of China; Coreana Cosmetics Co., Ltd. of Korea; and Flageoli Classic Limited of Las Vegas, Nevada (collectively, "Proposed Respondents") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain electric skin care devices, brushes and chargers therefor, and kits containing the same that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,320,691 (the '691 patent); 7,386,906 (the '906 patent); and D523,809 (the D'809 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents"), in addition to infringing PBL's trade dress.
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Global Cash Access, Inc. Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Automatic Teller Machines And Point Of Sale Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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May
15
On May 4, 2015, Global Cash Access, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada ("GCA") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The Complaint alleges that NRT Technology Corp. of Canada and NRT Technologies, Inc. of Las Vegas, Nevada (collectively, "NRT") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain automated teller machines ("ATMs") and point-of-sale ("POS") devices and associated software thereof, that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,081,792 (the '792 patent).
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Canon Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Toner Supply Containers

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jun
12
On June 12, 2015, Canon Inc. of Japan, Canon U.S.A., Inc. of Melville, New York, and Canon Virginia, Inc. of Newport News, Virginia (collectively, "Canon") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.
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EOS Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Lip Balm Products

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jun
15
On June 12, 2015, eos Products, LLC and The Kind Group LLC (collectively, "EOS")—both of New York, New York—filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.
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Reynolds Presto Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Resealable Packages With Slider Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jun
17
On June 17, 2015, Reynolds Presto Products Inc. of Appleton, Wisconsin ("Reynolds Presto") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.
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Jawbone Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Activity Tracking Devices

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jul
08
On July 8, 2015, AliphCom d/b/a Jawbone of San Francisco, California and BodyMedia, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (collectively, "Jawbone") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.
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SawStop Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Table Saws Incorporating Active Injury Mitigation Technology

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jul
16
On July 16, 2015, SawStop, LLC and SD3, LLC (collectively, "SawStop")—both of Tualatin, Oregon—filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Robert Bosch Tool Corp. of Mount Prospect, Illinois and Robert Bosch GmbH of Germany (collectively, "Bosch") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain table saws incorporating active injury mitigation technology and components thereof that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,225,712 (the '712 patent), 7,600,455 (the '455 patent), 7,610,836 (the '836 patent), 7,895,927 (the '927 patent), 8,011,279 (the '279 patent), and 8,191,450 (the '450 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").
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Trico Files New 337 Complaint Regarding Certain Windscreen Wipers

By Eric Schweibenz
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Jul
20
On July 20, 2015, Trico Products Corp. of Rochester Hills, Michigan ("Trico") filed a complaint requesting that the ITC commence an investigation pursuant to Section 337.

The complaint alleges that Valeo North America, Inc. of Troy, Michigan and Delmex de Juarez S. de R.L. de C.V. of Mexico (collectively, "Valeo") unlawfully import into the U.S., sell for importation, and/or sell within the U.S. after importation certain windscreen wipers and components thereof that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,836,925 (the '925 patent) and 6,799,348 (the '348 patent) (collectively, the "asserted patents").  Please note that Oblon represents Valeo in this matter.
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