By Eric Schweibenz
On January 13, 2012, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued a notice regarding the Initial Determination (“ID”) in Certain Mobile Devices and Related Software Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-750).

By way of background, the Complainant in this investigation is Apple, Inc. and the Respondent is Motorola Mobility, Inc.

According to the notice, ALJ Essex held that no violation of Section 337 occurred in connection with the importation into the U.S., sale for importation, or sale within the U.S. after importation of certain mobile devices and related software by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,812,828, 7,663,607, and 5,379,430.

The notice issued by ALJ Essex released only the information noted above.  We will provide additional information once the public version of the ID issues in its entirety.