By Eric Schweibenz
Further to our March 25, 2011 and May 2, 2011 posts, on May 9, 2011, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued Order No. 6 in Certain Vaginal Ring Birth Control Devices (Inv. No. 337-TA-768).

In the Order, ALJ Luckern 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 October 3, 2011.