Certain Communications or Computing Devices and Components Thereof Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337, 49537-49538 [2014-19801]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 162 / Thursday, August 21, 2014 / Notices INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–522 and 731– TA–1258 (Preliminary)] Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires From China Determinations On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigations, the United States International Trade Commission (Commission) determines, pursuant to sections 703(a) and 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671b(a) and 1673b(a)) (the Act), that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of imports from China of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires, provided for in subheadings 4011.10.10, 4011.10.50, 4011.20.10, and 4011.20.50 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (LTFV) and are allegedly subsidized by the Government of China.2 Commencement of Final Phase Investigations Pursuant to section 207.18 of the Commission’s rules, the Commission also gives notice of the commencement of the final phase of its investigations. The Commission will issue a final phase notice of scheduling, which will be published in the Federal Register as provided in section 207.21 of the Commission’s rules, upon notice from the Department of Commerce (Commerce) of affirmative preliminary determinations in the investigations under sections 703(b) or 733(b) of the Act, or, if the preliminary determinations are negative, upon notice of affirmative final determinations in those investigations under sections 705(a) or 735(a) of the Act. Parties that filed entries of appearance in the preliminary phase of the investigations need not enter a separate appearance for the final phase of the investigations. Industrial users, mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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 Vice Chairman Dean A. Pinkert and Commissioners Irving A. Williamson and Rhonda K. Schmidtlein determine that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is materially injured by reason of imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China. Chairman Meredith M. Broadbent and Commissioners David S. Johanson and F. Scott Kieff determine that there is a reasonable indication that an industry in the United States is threatened with material injury by reason of imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:18 Aug 20, 2014 Jkt 232001 and, if the merchandise under investigation is sold at the retail level, representative consumer organizations have the right to appear as parties in Commission antidumping and countervailing duty investigations. The Secretary will prepare a public service list containing the names and addresses of all persons, or their representatives, who are parties to the investigations. Background On June 3, 2014, a petition was filed with the Commission and Commerce by the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (‘‘USW’’), Pittsburgh, PA, alleging that an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury by reason of LTFV and subsidized imports of certain passenger vehicle and light truck tires from China. Accordingly, effective June 3, 2014, the Commission instituted countervailing duty investigation No. 701–TA–522 and antidumping duty investigation No. 731–TA–1258 (Preliminary). Notice of the institution of the Commission’s investigations and of a public conference to be held in connection therewith was given by posting copies of the notice in the Office of the Secretary, U.S. International Trade Commission, Washington, DC, and by publishing the notice in the Federal Register of June 9, 2014 (79 FR 32994). The conference was held in Washington, DC, on June 24, 2014, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission transmitted its determinations in these investigations to the Secretary of Commerce on August 15, 2014. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4482 (August 2014), entitled Certain Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tires from China: Investigation Nos. 701–TA– 522 and 731–TA–1258 (Preliminary). By order of the Commission. Issued: August 15, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–19797 Filed 8–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49537 INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–925] Certain Communications or Computing Devices and Components Thereof Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337 U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on July 16, 2014, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Enterprise Systems Technologies S.a.r.l. of Luxembourg. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on July 30 and August 7, 2014. The complaint, as supplemented, 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 communications or computing devices, and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,870,610 (‘‘the ’610 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 6,594,366 (‘‘the ’366 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 6,691,302 (‘‘the ’302 patent’’); and U.S. Patent No. 7,454,201 (‘‘the ’201 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 complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited 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 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 Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1 49538 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 162 / Thursday, August 21, 2014 / Notices The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2560. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD 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 (2014). Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on August 14, 2014, 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 communications or computing devices, and components thereof by reason of infringement of one or more of claims 1, 5, 7–11, and 13 of the ’201 patent; claims 8–17 of the ’366 patent; claims 1–11, and 13–16 of the ’302 patent; and claims 13–15 and 17 of the ’610 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) Pursuant to Commission Rule 210.50(b)(1), 19 CFR 210.50(b)(1), the presiding administrative law judge shall take evidence or other information and hear arguments from the parties and other interested persons with respect to the public interest in this investigation, as appropriate, and provide the Commission with findings of fact and a recommended determination on this issue, which shall be limited to the statutory public interest factors, 19 U.S. C. 1337(d)(1), (f)(1), (g)(1); (3) 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: Enterprise Systems Technologies S.a.r.l., 296–298 route de Longwy, Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, Grand-Duche de Luxembourg. (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: Apple Inc., One Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 95014. Cirrus Logic Inc., 800 West 6th St., Austin, TX 78701. HTC Corporation, 23 Xinghua Road, Taoyuan, 330, Taiwan. VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:18 Aug 20, 2014 Jkt 232001 HTC America, Inc., 13920 SE Eastgate Way, Suite 400, Bellevue, WA 98005. LG Electronics, Inc., LG Twin Towers, 20, Yoido-dong, Youngdungpo-gu, Seoul, 157–721, Republic of Korea. LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., 1000 Sylvan Ave., Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632. LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A, Inc., 10101 Old Grove Road, San Diego, CA 92131. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, 1320–10, Seocho 2-dong Seocho-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea. Samsung Electronics America, Inc., 105 Challenger Rd., Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660. Samsung Telecommunications America, L.L.C., 1301 East Lookout Drive, Richardson, TX 75082. (c) The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; and (4) 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(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: August 15, 2014. Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2014–19801 Filed 8–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [OMB Number 1140–0016] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application for Registration of Firearms Acquired by Certain Government Entities Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Department of Justice ACTION: 60-Day notice. AGENCY: The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for 60 days until October 20, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments especially on the estimated public burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please contact Gary Schaible, National Firearms Act Branch at nfaombcomments@atf.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Evaluate whether and if so how the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected can be enhanced; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21AUN1.SGM 21AUN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-925]


Certain Communications or Computing Devices and Components 
Thereof Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337

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 July 16, 2014, under section 337 
of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of 
Enterprise Systems Technologies S.a.r.l. of Luxembourg. Letters 
supplementing the complaint were filed on July 30 and August 7, 2014. 
The complaint, as supplemented, 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 
communications or computing devices, and components thereof by reason 
of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,870,610 (``the 
'610 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,594,366 (``the '366 patent''); U.S. 
Patent No. 6,691,302 (``the '302 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 
7,454,201 (``the '201 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 complainant requests that the Commission institute an 
investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited 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 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 Commission's 
electronic docket (EDIS) at http://edis.usitc.gov.

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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 (2014).

    Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. 
International Trade Commission, on August 14, 2014, 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 
communications or computing devices, and components thereof by reason 
of infringement of one or more of claims 1, 5, 7-11, and 13 of the '201 
patent; claims 8-17 of the '366 patent; claims 1-11, and 13-16 of the 
'302 patent; and claims 13-15 and 17 of the '610 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) Pursuant to Commission Rule 210.50(b)(1), 19 CFR 210.50(b)(1), 
the presiding administrative law judge shall take evidence or other 
information and hear arguments from the parties and other interested 
persons with respect to the public interest in this investigation, as 
appropriate, and provide the Commission with findings of fact and a 
recommended determination on this issue, which shall be limited to the 
statutory public interest factors, 19 U.S. C. 1337(d)(1), (f)(1), 
(g)(1);
    (3) 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: Enterprise Systems Technologies S.a.r.l., 
296-298 route de Longwy, Grand-Duche de Luxembourg, Grand-Duche de 
Luxembourg.
    (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:

Apple Inc., One Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 95014.
Cirrus Logic Inc., 800 West 6th St., Austin, TX 78701.
HTC Corporation, 23 Xinghua Road, Taoyuan, 330, Taiwan.
HTC America, Inc., 13920 SE Eastgate Way, Suite 400, Bellevue, WA 
98005.
LG Electronics, Inc., LG Twin Towers, 20, Yoido-dong, Youngdungpo-gu, 
Seoul, 157-721, Republic of Korea.
LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc., 1000 Sylvan Ave., Englewood Cliffs, NJ 
07632.
LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A, Inc., 10101 Old Grove Road, San Diego, 
CA 92131.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, 1320-10, Seocho 2-dong Seocho-gu, Seoul, 
Republic of Korea.
Samsung Electronics America, Inc., 105 Challenger Rd., Ridgefield Park, 
NJ 07660.
Samsung Telecommunications America, L.L.C., 1301 East Lookout Drive, 
Richardson, TX 75082.

    (c) The Office of Unfair Import Investigations, U.S. International 
Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW., Suite 401, Washington, DC 20436; 
and
    (4) 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(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: August 15, 2014.
Lisa R. Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
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