By Eric Schweibenz
Further to our August 20, 2013 and September 26, 2013 posts, on December 2, 2013, ALJ Thomas B. Pender issued Order No. 5 in Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-890).

According to the Order, ALJ Pender set the procedural schedule for this investigation.  Specifically, ALJ Pender determined that a Markman hearing will commence on December 10, 2013; the evidentiary hearing will commence on April 10, 2014; and any final initial determination will issue no later than August 22, 2014.