By Eric Schweibenz
On November 18, 2010, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued Order No. 6: Setting Procedural Schedule in Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices, Including Monitors, Televisions, And Modules, and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-741).

By way of background, the Complainants in this investigation are:  Thomson Licensing SAS and Thomson Licensing LLC.  The Respondents in this investigation are:  Chimei Innolux Corporation, Innolux Corporation, Chi Mei Optoelectronics USA, Inc., MStar Semiconductor, Inc., Qisda Corporation, Qisda American Corporation, Qisda (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., BenQ Corporation, BenQ America Corp., BenQ Latin America, and Realtek Semiconductor Corporation.

In the Order, ALJ Rogers 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 evidentiary hearing in this matter will commence on August 1, 2011, the Initial Determination is due on October 17, 2011, and the target date for completion of this investigation is February 17, 2012.