By Eric Schweibenz
Further to our January 5, 2011 post, on February 8, 2011 Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued Order No. 3 in Certain Handbags, Luggage, Accessories, and Packaging Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-754).

According to the Order, ALJ Luckern set February 20, 2012 as the target date (which is 13.5 months after institution of the investigation).  ALJ Luckern further determined that any final initial determination on violation should be filed no later than October 19, 2011 and the evidentiary hearing will commence on August 15, 2011.

The Order also directs the parties to submit a proposed procedural schedule by no later than February 21, 2011.