By Eric Schweibenz
Further to our April 30, 2012 post, on June 7, 2012, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order No. 13 in Certain Computers and Computer Peripheral Devices and Components Thereof and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-841).

In the Order, ALJ Essex set September 3, 2013 as the target date for completing the investigation (which is approximately 16 months after institution of the investigation).  Therefore, any final initial determination is due no later than May 2, 2013. 

In addition, ALJ Essex directed the parties to submit proposed procedural schedules by June 14, 2012.  ALJ Essex instructed the parties to propose schedules that account for a prehearing conference and tutorial on January 4, 2013, and a hearing that commences on January 7, 2013.