By Eric Schweibenz
On December 12, 2011, ALJ Robert K. Rogers, Jr. issued the public version of Order No. 26 (dated December 12, 2011) in Certain Muzzle-Loading Firearms and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-777).

In the Order, ALJ Rogers granted a joint motion filed by Complainants Thompson/Center Arms Co., Inc. and Smith & Wesson Corp. (collectively, “Thompson”) and Respondents Traditional Sporting Goods, Inc. d/b/a Traditions Sporting Firearms and Ardesa, S.A. d/b/a Ardesa Firearms (collectively, “TSG”) to terminate the investigation based on a settlement agreement.  After reviewing the confidential and non-confidential versions of the agreement, ALJ Rogers granted the motion filed by Thompson and TSG.

The Investigation remains pending against other Respondents.