By Eric Schweibenz
On August 1, 2012, ALJ Theodore R. Essex issued Order Nos. 23-24 in Certain Communication Equipment, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same, Including Power Over Ethernet Telephones, Switches, Wireless Access Points, Routers and Other Devices Used in LANs, and Cameras (Inv. No. 337-TA-817).

In Order No. 23, ALJ Essex granted a joint motion filed by Complainant ChriMar Systems, Inc. (“ChriMar”) and Respondent Avaya, Inc. (“Avaya”) to terminate the investigation based on a settlement agreement.  After reviewing the confidential and non-confidential versions of the agreement, ALJ Gildea granted the motion filed by ChriMar and Avaya.

In Order No. 24, ALJ Essex granted a motion filed by ChriMar to terminate the investigation in its entirety based on withdrawal of the complaint against Respondents Cisco Systems, Inc., Cisco Systems International, B.V., Cisco Linksys LLC, Cisco Consumer Products LLC, Hewlett-Packard Company, and Extreme Networks, Inc.