In the Matter of Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric Acid; Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation on the Basis of a Settlement Agreement, 16909-16910 [E8-6436]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 62 / Monday, March 31, 2008 / Notices Dated: March 24, 2008. John R. Craynon, Chief, Division of Regulatory Support. [FR Doc. E8–6373 Filed 3–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–05–M INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 332–497] Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences, 2007 Review of Competitive Need Limit Waivers United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Change in scope of investigation. mmaher on PROD1PC76 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Following receipt of a letter on March 13, 2008, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) advising of the withdrawal of petitions requesting the waiver of the competitive need limit for the following two articles under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program, the Commission has terminated its investigation with respect to those two articles and will not provide probable economic effect advice with respect to those articles: Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin (HTS subheading 3907.60.00) from Indonesia, USTR accepted case 2007– 13); and Full grain, unsplit, fancy leather (HTS subheading 4107.91.80) from Argentina, USTR accepted case 2007– 15). The Commission expects to transmit its report to the USTR providing its advice with respect to the remaining articles that are the subject of the USTR’s request for advice by April 17, 2008. ADDRESSES: All Commission offices, including the Commission’s hearing rooms, are located in the United States International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC. All written submissions should be addressed to the Secretary, United States International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://www.usitc.gov/ secretary/edis.htm. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Information may be obtained from Cynthia B. Foreso, Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–205–3348 or cynthia.foreso@usitc.gov) or Eric Land, VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:00 Mar 28, 2008 Jkt 214001 Deputy Project Leader, Office of Industries (202–205–3349 or eric.land@usitc.gov). For more information on legal aspects of the investigation, contact William Gearhart of the Commission’s Office of the General Counsel (202–205–3091 or william.gearhart@usitc.gov). The media should contact Margaret O’Laughlin, Office of External Relations (202–205– 1819 or margaret.olaughlin@usitc.gov). Hearing-impaired individuals may obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal at 202–205–1810. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS–ONLINE) at https://www.usitc.gov/secretary/ edis.htm. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. Background: The Commission instituted the investigation on January 29, 2008, following receipt of a letter from the USTR on January 18, 2008. Notice of institution of the investigation and the scheduling of a public hearing was published in the Federal Register of February 4, 2008 (73 FR 6526); notice of cancellation of the public hearing, following the withdrawal of requests to appear by all scheduled witnesses, was published in the Federal Register of February 28, 2008 (73 FR10807). The deadline for filing written submissions in this investigation was March 7, 2008. By order of the Commission. Issued: March 25, 2008. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E8–6498 Filed 3–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–620] In the Matter of Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric Acid; Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation on the Basis of a Settlement Agreement U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to not to PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 16909 review the initial determination (‘‘ID’’) (Order No. 3) of the presiding administrative law judge (‘‘ALJ’’) terminating the above-captioned investigation on the basis of a settlement agreement. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James A. Worth, Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–3065. Copies of non-confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are or will be available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server (https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https:// edis.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 18, 2007, the Commission instituted an investigation titled Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric Acid, Inv. No. 337–TA–620, based upon a complaint filed November 8, 2007 on behalf of ICL Performance Products, LP (St. Louis, Missouri) (‘‘ICL’’). 72 FR 71,698 (December 18, 2007). The complaint alleged violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain low antimony phosphoric acid by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,989,509. The complaint named as respondents Maruzen Chemicals Co., Ltd. (Osaka, Japan) (‘‘Maruzen’’) and Rasa Industries, Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) (‘‘Rasa’’). The complaint was accompanied by a motion for temporary relief, which was later withdrawn. ICL, Maruzen, and Rasa subsequently filed a joint motion, dated January 16, 2008, to terminate the above-captioned investigation on the basis of a settlement agreement. The Commission investigative attorney filed a response in support of the joint motion. The ALJ issued the subject ID on February 25, 2008, granting the joint motion to terminate the investigation. No petitions for review have been filed. The Commission has determined not to E:\FR\FM\31MRN1.SGM 31MRN1 16910 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 62 / Monday, March 31, 2008 / Notices review the subject ID. The investigation is hereby terminated. This action is taken under the authority of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and sections 210.41(a) and 210.42(h)(3) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.41(a), 210.42(h)(3)). By order of the Commission. Issued: March 25, 2008. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E8–6436 Filed 3–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Inv. No. 337–TA–641] In the Matter of Certain Variable Speed Wind Turbines and Components Thereof; Notice of Investigation U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Institution of investigation pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337. mmaher on PROD1PC76 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on February 27, 2008, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of General Electric Company of Fairfield, Connecticut. The complaint alleges violations of section 337 based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain variable speed wind turbines and components thereof that infringe certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,083,039 and 6,921,985. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a permanent exclusion order and cease and desist orders. ADDRESSES: The complaint, except for any confidential information contained therein, is available for inspection during official business hours (8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Room 112, Washington, DC 20436, telephone 202–205–2000. Hearing impaired individuals are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on 202–205–1810. Persons with mobility impairments who will need special assistance in gaining access VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:00 Mar 28, 2008 Jkt 214001 to the Commission should contact the Office of the Secretary at 202–205–2000. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server at https:// www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas S. Fusco, Esq., Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2571. AUTHORITY: The authority for institution of this investigation is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, and in section 210.10 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.10 (2007). Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on March 25, 2008, ordered that— (1) Pursuant to subsection (b) of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, an investigation be instituted to determine whether there is a violation of subsection (a)(1)(B) of section 337 in the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of certain variable speed wind turbines and components thereof that infringe one or more of claims 104 and 121–125 of U.S. Patent No. 5,083,039 and claims 1–12, 15–18, and 21–28 of U.S. Patent No. 6,921,985, and whether an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337; (2) For the purpose of the investigation so instituted, the following are hereby named as parties upon which this notice of investigation shall be served: (a) The complainant is—General Electric Company, 3135 Easton Turnpike, Fairfield, Connecticut 06828– 0001. (b) The respondents are the following entities alleged to be in violation of section 337, and are the parties upon which the complaint is to be served: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., 16–5 Konan 2–Chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo 1088215, Japan; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc., Headquarters, 630 Fifth Avenue, Suite 3155, New York, New York 10111; Mitsubishi Power Systems, Inc., 100 Colonial Center Parkway, Lake Mary, Florida 32746. (c) The Commission investigative attorney, party to this investigation, is Thomas S. Fusco, Esq., Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Room 401Q, Washington, DC 20436; and (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Honorable Carl C. Charneski is designated as the presiding administrative law judge. Responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation must be submitted by the named respondents in accordance with section 210.13 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.13. Pursuant to 19 CFR 201.16(d) and 210.13(a), such responses will be considered by the Commission if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the Commission of the complaint and the notice of investigation. Extensions of time for submitting responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation will not be granted unless good cause therefor is shown. Failure of the respondent to file a timely response to each allegation in the complaint and in this notice may be deemed to constitute a waiver of the right to appear and contest the allegations of the complaint and this notice, and to authorize the administrative law judge and the Commission, without further notice to the respondent, to find the facts to be as alleged in the complaint and this notice and to enter an initial determination and a final determination containing such findings, and may result in the issuance of an exclusion order or cease and desist orders or both directed against the respondent. By order of the Commission. Issued: March 25, 2008. Marilyn R. Abbott, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. E8–6496 Filed 3–28–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 731–TA–1092 and 1093 (Final) (Remand)] Diamond Sawblades and Parts Thereof From China and Korea United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice of remand proceedings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The U.S. International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) hereby gives notice of the court-ordered remand of its final determinations in the antidumping investigation Nos.731– TA–1092–1093 concerning diamond sawblades and parts thereof from China and Korea. For further information concerning the conduct of this E:\FR\FM\31MRN1.SGM 31MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 62 (Monday, March 31, 2008)]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-620]


In the Matter of Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric Acid; Notice of 
Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating 
the Investigation on the Basis of a Settlement Agreement

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade 
Commission has determined to not to review the initial determination 
(``ID'') (Order No. 3) of the presiding administrative law judge 
(``ALJ'') terminating the above-captioned investigation on the basis of 
a settlement agreement.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James A. Worth, Office of the General 
Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-3065. Copies of non-
confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation are 
or will be available for inspection during official business hours 
(8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.) in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. 
International Trade Commission, 500 E Street, SW., Washington, DC 
20436, telephone (202) 205-2000. General information concerning the 
Commission may also be obtained by accessing its Internet server 
(https://www.usitc.gov). The public record for this investigation may be 
viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at https://
edis.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information 
on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission's TDD 
terminal on (202) 205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 18, 2007, the Commission 
instituted an investigation titled Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric 
Acid, Inv. No. 337-TA-620, based upon a complaint filed November 8, 
2007 on behalf of ICL Performance Products, LP (St. Louis, Missouri) 
(``ICL''). 72 FR 71,698 (December 18, 2007). The complaint alleged 
violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 
U.S.C. 1337, in the importation into the United States, the sale for 
importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of 
certain low antimony phosphoric acid by reason of infringement of 
certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,989,509. The complaint named as 
respondents Maruzen Chemicals Co., Ltd. (Osaka, Japan) (``Maruzen'') 
and Rasa Industries, Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) (``Rasa''). The complaint was 
accompanied by a motion for temporary relief, which was later 
withdrawn.
    ICL, Maruzen, and Rasa subsequently filed a joint motion, dated 
January 16, 2008, to terminate the above-captioned investigation on the 
basis of a settlement agreement. The Commission investigative attorney 
filed a response in support of the joint motion.
    The ALJ issued the subject ID on February 25, 2008, granting the 
joint motion to terminate the investigation. No petitions for review 
have been filed. The Commission has determined not to

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review the subject ID. The investigation is hereby terminated. This 
action is taken under the authority of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 
1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and sections 210.41(a) and 
210.42(h)(3) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 
CFR 210.41(a), 210.42(h)(3)).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: March 25, 2008.
Marilyn R. Abbott,
Secretary to the Commission.
 [FR Doc. E8-6436 Filed 3-28-08; 8:45 am]
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