By Eric Schweibenz
Further to our October 14, 2010 post, on November 17, 2010, ALJ E. James Gildea issued Order No. 3: Setting Procedural Schedule in Certain Digital Televisions and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-742).

In the Order, ALJ Gildea set the procedural schedule for the investigation and included provisions for the early exchange of claim construction terms and proposed constructions.

Also, according to the Order, the Markman hearing in this matter will occur on April 12, 2011, the evidentiary hearing will commence on August 2, 2011, the Initial Determination is due on November 18, 2011, and the target date for completion of this investigation is March 19, 2012.