Certain Mobile Electronic Devices and Radio Frequency and Processing Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination To Amend the Notice of Investigation To Delete Certain Claims That Were Erroneously Included Due to an Apparent Typographical Error, 21307 [2018-09818]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 90 / Wednesday, May 9, 2018 / Notices INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1065] Certain Mobile Electronic Devices and Radio Frequency and Processing Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination To Amend the Notice of Investigation To Delete Certain Claims That Were Erroneously Included Due to an Apparent Typographical Error U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined sua sponte to amend the notice of investigation to delete claims 2–9 of U.S. Patent No. 8,633,936 (‘‘the ’936 patent’’), which were erroneously included due to a typographical error. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Panyin A. Hughes, Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–3042. 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 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. Hearingimpaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal on (202) 205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Commission instituted this investigation on August 14, 2017, based on a complaint filed by Qualcomm Incorporated of San Diego, California (‘‘Qualcomm’’). 82 FR 37899 (Aug. 14, 2017). The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (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 mobile electronic devices and radio frequency and processing components thereof that infringe one or more claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,487,658; U.S. Patent No. 8,698,558; amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:39 May 08, 2018 Jkt 244001 U.S. Patent No. 8,487,658; U.S. Patent No. 8,838,949; U.S. Patent No. 9,535,490; U.S. Patent No. 9,608,675; and the ’936 patent. The notice of investigation named Apple Inc. of Cupertino, California as the respondent. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations is participating in the investigation. The complaint, as amended, states that Qualcomm alleges infringement of claims 1, 10–27, 29, 38, 49, 55–60, 67, and 68 of the ’936 patent. The notice of investigation, however, lists the asserted claims of the ’936 patent as claims 1–27, 29, 38, 49, 55–60, 67, and 68. Under Commission Rule 210.14(b) (19 CFR 210.14(b)), good cause exists to amend the notice of investigation to correct this typographical error. The authority for the Commission’s determination is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and in Part 210 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR part 210). By order of the Commission. Issued: May 3, 2018. Katherine Hiner, Supervisory Attorney. [FR Doc. 2018–09818 Filed 5–8–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Notice of Lodging of Proposed Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act On May 2, 2018, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana in the lawsuit entitled United States of America v. WCC Energy Group, LLC and Sammy Garrard, Civil Action No. 3:18–cv–00515–JWD–EWD. The Complaint in this Clean Water Act case was filed against WCC Energy Group, LLC and Sammy Garrard concurrently with the lodging of the proposed Consent Decree. The Complaint alleges that WCC and Mr. Garrard are civilly liable for violations of Section 311 of the Clean Water Act (‘‘CWA’’), 33 U.S.C. 1321. The Complaint seeks civil penalties and injunctive relief for two discharges of oil into navigable waters of the United States from an oil production facility in the Frog Lake Area of the Atchafalaya River Basin. The Complaint alleges that the spills occurred in August 2017. The first spill involved oil discharged from a portion of the facility’s transfer line. The second PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 21307 spill was caused by oil leaking off the deck of the facility’s production barge into the surrounding water, resulting in a sheen. WCC is an owner and operator of the facility. Mr. Garrard, the facility manager at the time of the spills, was an operator and person-in-charge. Under the proposed Consent Decree each defendant will pay a civil penalty and perform corrective measures. WCC will pay a civil penalty of $55,000. Mr. Garrard will pay a civil penalty of $2,000 based on assessment of his limited financial ability to pay. The Consent Decree also requires WCC to perform corrective measures at its Frog Lake facility, including notifying the Coast Guard in advance of oil transfer operations, discontinuing the storage of oily waste at the facility, maintaining flow meter gauges and installing pressure gauges to ensure against oil losses along the transfer line, performing periodic inspections of the facility, and submitting reports on progress and compliance. The Consent Decree further requires Mr. Garrard to notify the Coast Guard of his work in the oil and gas industry over the next year. The Publication of this notice opens a period for public comment on the proposed Consent Decree. Comments should be addressed to the Acting Assistant Attorney General, Environment and Natural Resources Division, and should refer to United States of America v. WCC Energy Group, LLC and Sammy Garrard, D.J. Ref. No. 90–5–1–1–11281/1. Comments may be submitted by either email or by mail: To submit comments: Send them to: By email ....... pubcomment-ees.enrd@ usdoj.gov. Acting Assistant Attorney General, U.S. DOJ–ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, D.C. 20044–7611. By mail ......... During the public comment period, the proposed Consent Decree may be examined and downloaded at this Justice Department website: https:// www.justice.gov/enrd/consent-decrees. We will provide a paper copy of the proposed Consent Decree upon written request and payment of reproduction costs. Please mail your request and payment to: Consent Decree Library, U.S. DOJ–ENRD, P.O. Box 7611, Washington, DC 20044–7611. 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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1065]


Certain Mobile Electronic Devices and Radio Frequency and 
Processing Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination To 
Amend the Notice of Investigation To Delete Certain Claims That Were 
Erroneously Included Due to an Apparent Typographical Error

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 sua sponte to amend the notice of 
investigation to delete claims 2-9 of U.S. Patent No. 8,633,936 (``the 
'936 patent''), which were erroneously included due to a typographical 
error.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Panyin A. Hughes, Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, 
Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205-3042. 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 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. 
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: The Commission instituted this investigation 
on August 14, 2017, based on a complaint filed by Qualcomm Incorporated 
of San Diego, California (``Qualcomm''). 82 FR 37899 (Aug. 14, 2017). 
The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 
1930 (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 mobile electronic devices and radio frequency 
and processing components thereof that infringe one or more claims of 
U.S. Patent No. 8,487,658; U.S. Patent No. 8,698,558; U.S. Patent No. 
8,487,658; U.S. Patent No. 8,838,949; U.S. Patent No. 9,535,490; U.S. 
Patent No. 9,608,675; and the '936 patent. The notice of investigation 
named Apple Inc. of Cupertino, California as the respondent. The Office 
of Unfair Import Investigations is participating in the investigation.
    The complaint, as amended, states that Qualcomm alleges 
infringement of claims 1, 10-27, 29, 38, 49, 55-60, 67, and 68 of the 
'936 patent. The notice of investigation, however, lists the asserted 
claims of the '936 patent as claims 1-27, 29, 38, 49, 55-60, 67, and 
68. Under Commission Rule 210.14(b) (19 CFR 210.14(b)), good cause 
exists to amend the notice of investigation to correct this 
typographical error.
    The authority for the Commission's determination is contained in 
section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), and 
in Part 210 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 
part 210).

    By order of the Commission.

    Issued: May 3, 2018.
Katherine Hiner,
Supervisory Attorney.
[FR Doc. 2018-09818 Filed 5-8-18; 8:45 am]
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