Certain Projectors With Controlled-Angle Optical Retarders, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Institution of Investigation, 72722-72723 [2011-30260]

Download as PDF wreier-aviles on DSK7SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 72722 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 227 / Friday, November 25, 2011 / Notices with their presentation at the hearing, as provided in section 207.24 of the Commission’s rules, and posthearing briefs, which must conform with the provisions of section 207.25 of the Commission’s rules. The deadline for filing posthearing briefs is March 29, 2012; witness testimony must be filed no later than three days before the hearing. In addition, any person who has not entered an appearance as a party to the investigations may submit a written statement of information pertinent to the subject of the investigations, including statements of support or opposition to the petition, on or before March 29, 2012. On April 16, 2012, the Commission will make available to parties all information on which they have not had an opportunity to comment. 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In accordance with sections 201.16(c) and 207.3 of the Commission’s rules, each document filed by a party to the investigations must be served on all other parties to the investigations (as identified by either the public or BPI service list), and a certificate of service must be timely filed. The Secretary will not accept a document for filing without a certificate of service. Authority: These investigations are being conducted under authority of title VII of the Tariff Act of 1930; this notice is published pursuant to section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules. By order of the Commission. VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:31 Nov 23, 2011 Jkt 226001 Issued: November 21, 2011. James R. Holbein, Secretary to the Commission. INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [FR Doc. 2011–30377 Filed 11–23–11; 8:45 am] [Investigation No. 337–TA–815] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P Certain Projectors With ControlledAngle Optical Retarders, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Institution of Investigation INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 731–TA–624 and 625 (Third Review)] U.S. International Trade Commission ACTION: Notice. Helical Spring Lock Washers From China and Taiwan SUMMARY: AGENCY: Determination On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject five-year reviews, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)), that revocation of the antidumping duty orders on helical spring lock washers from China and Taiwan would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury to an industry in the United States within a reasonably foreseeable time.2 Background The Commission instituted these reviews on June 1, 2011 (76 FR 31629) and determined on September 6, 2011, that it would conduct expedited reviews (76 FR 57075, September 15, 2011). The Commission transmitted its determinations in these reviews to the Secretary of Commerce on November 18, 2011. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4276 (November 2011), entitled Helical Spring Lock Washers from China and Taiwan: Investigation Nos. 731–TA–624 and 625 (Third Review). By order of the Commission. Issued: November 18, 2011. James R. Holbein, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2011–30319 Filed 11–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). 2 Chairman Deanna Tanner Okun and Commissioner Daniel R. Pearson dissenting with respect to helical spring lock washers from Taiwan. PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on October 21, 2011, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Compound Photonics Ltd. of the United Kingdom and Compound Photonics U.S. Corporation of Phoenix, Arizona. A supplement to the Complaint was filed on November 2, 2011. 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 projectors with controlled-angle optical retarders, components thereof, and products containing same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,829,027 (‘‘the ‘027 patent’’). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists or is in the process of being established as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainants request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and cease and desist orders. The complaint and supplement, except for any confidential information contained therein, are 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 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 http:// www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\25NON1.SGM 25NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 227 / Friday, November 25, 2011 / Notices Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2560. wreier-aviles on DSK7SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 (2011). Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on November 17, 2011, 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 projectors with controlled-angle retarders, components thereof, and products containing same that infringe one or more of claims 10, 11, and 13–15 of the ‘027 patent, and whether an industry in the United States exists or is in the process of being established 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 complainants are: Compound Photonics Ltd., Gunpowder House, 66–68 Great Suffolk Street, Southwark, London SE1 0BL, United Kingdom; Compound Photonics U.S. Corporation, 1110 North 52nd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008. (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: Sony Corporation, 1–7–1 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 108–0075; Sony Corporation of America, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022; Sony Electronics Inc., 16530 Via Esprillo, San Diego, CA 92127. (c) The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; and (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the presiding Administrative Law Judge. Responses to the complaint and the notice of investigation must be VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:31 Nov 23, 2011 Jkt 226001 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)–(e) 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 a 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 a cease and desist order or both directed against the respondent. By order of the Commission. Issued: November 18, 2011. James R. Holbein, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2011–30260 Filed 11–23–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [USITC SE–11–034] Sunshine Act Meeting Notice United States International Trade Commission. TIME AND DATE: December 5, 2011 at 2 p.m. PLACE: Room 100, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC 20436. Telephone: (202) 205–2000. STATUS: Open to the public. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Matters To Be Considered 1. Agendas for future meetings: none. 2. Minutes. 3. Ratification List. 4. Vote in Inv. Nos. 701–TA–388–391 and 731–TA–817–821 (Second Review)(Cut-to-Length Carbon-Quality Steel Plate from India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, and Korea). The Commission is currently scheduled to transmit its determinations and Commissioners’ opinions to the Secretary of Commerce on or before December 16, 2011. PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 72723 5. Outstanding action jackets: none. In accordance with Commission policy, subject matter listed above, not disposed of at the scheduled meeting, may be carried over to the agenda of the following meeting. By order of the Commission. Issued: November 21, 2011. William R. Bishop, Hearings and Meetings Coordinator. [FR Doc. 2011–30433 Filed 11–22–11; 11:15 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Antitrust Division Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Fieldbus Foundation Notice is hereby given that, on October 20, 2011, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), Fieldbus Foundation (‘‘Fieldbus’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) The name and principal place of business of the standards development organization and (2) the nature and scope of its standards development activities. The notifications were filed for the purpose of invoking the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the name and principal place of business of the standards development organization is: Fieldbus Foundation, Austin, TX. More information about Fieldbus can be found at http:// www.fieldbus.org/index.html. The nature and scope of Fieldbus’s standards development activities are: development (by end users, manufacturers, universities and research organizations working together) of automation infrastructure that provides integrity, business intelligence and open scalable integration in a managed environment. Current Fieldbus teams for specification development and maintenance are described at: http:// www.fieldbus.org/index. php?option=com_content& task=view&id=941&Itemid=454. Additional information about Fieldbus specifications is available at: http://www.fieldbus.org/index.php? 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 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-815]


Certain Projectors With Controlled-Angle Optical Retarders, 
Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Institution of 
Investigation

AGENCY: U.S. International Trade Commission

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the 
U.S. International Trade Commission on October 21, 2011, under section 
337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of 
Compound Photonics Ltd. of the United Kingdom and Compound Photonics 
U.S. Corporation of Phoenix, Arizona. A supplement to the Complaint was 
filed on November 2, 2011. 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 projectors with controlled-angle optical retarders, components 
thereof, and products containing same by reason of infringement of 
certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,829,027 (``the `027 patent''). The 
complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists 
or is in the process of being established as required by subsection 
(a)(2) of section 337.
    The complainants request that the Commission institute an 
investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order 
and cease and desist orders.

ADDRESSES: The complaint and supplement, except for any confidential 
information contained therein, are 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 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 http://www.usitc.gov. 
The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the

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Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The Office of Unfair Import 
Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 
205-2560.

    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 (2011).

    Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. 
International Trade Commission, on November 17, 2011, 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 projectors 
with controlled-angle retarders, components thereof, and products 
containing same that infringe one or more of claims 10, 11, and 13-15 
of the `027 patent, and whether an industry in the United States exists 
or is in the process of being established 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 complainants are:

Compound Photonics Ltd., Gunpowder House, 66-68 Great Suffolk Street, 
Southwark, London SE1 0BL, United Kingdom;
Compound Photonics U.S. Corporation, 1110 North 52nd Street, Phoenix, 
AZ 85008.

    (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:

Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 108-0075;
Sony Corporation of America, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022;
Sony Electronics Inc., 16530 Via Esprillo, San Diego, CA 92127.

    (c) The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International 
Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; 
and
    (3) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative 
Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate 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)-(e) 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 a 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 
a cease and desist order or both directed against the respondent.

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: November 18, 2011.
James R. Holbein,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2011-30260 Filed 11-23-11; 8:45 am]
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