Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico, 54174-54175 [2019-22058]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 54174 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 196 / Wednesday, October 9, 2019 / Notices International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–2560. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: The authority for institution of this investigation is contained in section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, and in section 210.10 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.10 (2019). Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on October 3, 2019, 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 products identified in paragraph (2) by reason of infringement of one or more of claims 1–36 of the ’994 patent; and whether an industry in the United States is in the process of being established as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337; (2) Pursuant to section 210.10(b)(1) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 19 CFR 210.10(b)(1), the plain language description of the accused products or category of accused products, which defines the scope of the investigation, is ‘‘batteries that provide the electrical power for electric vehicles, i.e., EV battery cells, battery modules, and battery packs, components thereof, and products containing the same’’; (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 complainants are: SK Innovation Co., Ltd., 26 Jong-Ro, Jongno-Gu Seoul 03188, Republic of Korea. SK Battery America, Inc., 201 17th Street NW, Suite 1700, Atlanta, GA 30363. 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. (b) The respondents are the following entities alleged to be in violation of section 337, and is/are the parties upon which the complaint is to be served: LG Chem, Ltd., 128 Yeoui-daero, Yeongdeungpo-gu Seoul 07336, Republic of Korea. LG Chem Michigan, Inc., 1 LG Way, Holland, MI 49423. (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, On the basis of the record 1 developed in the subject investigation, the United States International Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (‘‘the Act’’), that the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded by reason of imports of refillable stainless steel kegs from Mexico, provided for in subheadings 7310.10 and 7310.29 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that have VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Oct 08, 2019 Jkt 250001 By order of the Commission. Issued: October 4, 2019. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–22057 Filed 10–8–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 731–TA–1427 (Final)] Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico Determination Frm 00073 Fmt 4703 Background The Commission, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)), instituted this investigation effective September 20, 2018, following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce by American Keg Company, LLC, Pottstown, Pennsylvania. The Commission scheduled the final phase of the investigation following notification of preliminary determinations by Commerce that imports of refillable stainless steel kegs were being subsidized by the government of China 5 within the meaning of section 703(b) of the Act and that imports of refillable stainless steel kegs from China,6 Germany,7 and Mexico 8 were being sold at LTFV within the meaning of section 733(b) of the Act. Notice of the scheduling of the final phase of the Commission’s investigation and of a public hearing 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 17, 2019 (84 FR 28070). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on August 14, 2019, and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear in person or by counsel. The Commission made this determination pursuant to section 735(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)). It completed and filed its determination in this investigation on October 3, 2019. The views of the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4976 (October 2019), entitled Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico: Investigation No. 731–TA–1427 (Final). By order of the Commission. 1 The record is defined in sec. 207.2(f) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 207.2(f)). PO 00000 been found by the U.S. Department of Commerce (‘‘Commerce’’) to be sold in the United States at less than fair value (‘‘LTFV’’).2 3 4 Sfmt 4703 2 84 FR 42894 (August 19, 2019) (final determination). 3 The Commission also finds that imports subject to Commerce’s affirmative critical circumstances determination are not likely to undermine seriously the remedial effect of the antidumping duty order on Mexico. 4 Commissioners Randolph J. Stayin and Amy A. Karpel did not participate in this investigation. 5 84 FR 13634 (April 5, 2019) (preliminary determination and alignment). 6 84 FR 25745 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination and postponement). 7 84 FR 25736 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination and postponement). 8 84 FR 25738 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination). E:\FR\FM\09OCN1.SGM 09OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 196 / Wednesday, October 9, 2019 / Notices Issued: October 4, 2019. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–22058 Filed 10–8–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1112] Certain Radio Frequency Micro-Needle Dermatological Treatment Devices and Components Thereof; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation in Its Entirety Based on a Settlement Agreement; Termination of the Investigation U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (‘‘ID’’) (Order No. 45) of the presiding administrative law judge (‘‘ALJ’’) terminating the investigation as to the remaining respondents, EndyMed Medical Inc. of New York City, New York and EndyMed Medical Ltd. of Caesarea, Israel (‘‘Endy’’), based on a settlement agreement. The investigation is terminated. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Clint Gerdine, Esq., Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 708–2310. 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 May 15, 2018, based on a complaint filed on behalf of Syneron Medical Ltd. of Yokneam Illit, Israel; Candela Corporation of Wayland, Massachusetts; khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Oct 08, 2019 Jkt 250001 and Massachusetts General Hospital of Boston, Massachusetts. 83 FR 22515–16 (May 15, 2018). The complaint, as supplemented, alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, based upon the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, and the sale within the United States after importation of certain radio frequency micro-needle dermatological treatment devices and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 9,510,899 (‘‘the ’899 patent’’) and 9,095,357. The Commission’s notice of investigation named several respondents including Endy; Invasix, Inc. and Inmode Md, Ltd. of Lake Forest, California; Lumenis Ltd. and Invasix, Ltd. of Yokneam, Israel; Ilooda Co., Ltd. and Lutronic Corp. of Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea; Cutera, Inc. of Brisbane, California; Emvera Technologies, LLC of Cedartown, California; Rohrer Aesthetics, LLC of Homewood, Alabama; Lutronic, Inc. of Billerica, Massachusetts; Sung Hwan E&B Co., Ltd. d/b/a SHEnB Co., Ltd. and Jeisys Medical, Inc. of Seoul, Republic of Korea; Aesthetics Biomedical, Inc. of Phoenix, Arizona; Cartessa Aesthetics of Hockessi, Delaware; Perigee Medical Center LLC of Tracy, California; and Pollogen, Ltd. of Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Israel. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations is not participating in the investigation. All other respondents have been terminated from the investigation based on settlement agreement. See Order No. 43 (July 23, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (Aug. 13, 2019); Order No. 23 (April 9, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (May 7, 2019); Order No. 20 (Mar. 26, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (Apr. 16, 2019); Order No. 18 (Mar. 20, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (Apr. 11, 2019); Order No. 16 (Mar. 6, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (Mar. 27, 2019); Order No. 15 (Feb. 22, 2019), unreviewed by Comm’n Notice (Mar. 21, 2019). On September 4, 2019, Complainants and Endy jointly moved to terminate the investigation based on a settlement agreement. On September 11, 2019, the ALJ issued the subject ID (Order No. 45), granting the joint motion terminating the investigation in its entirety based on settlement agreement. She found that the motion for termination satisfied Commission Rule 210.21, 19 CFR 210.21, and that termination of the investigation is not contrary to the public interest. No party petitioned for review. PO 00000 Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54175 The Commission has determined not to review the subject ID. The investigation is terminated. 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: October 3, 2019. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2019–21981 Filed 10–8–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [CPCLO Order No. 010–2019] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States Department of Justice. ACTION: Notice of a Modified System of Records. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974 and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular No. A–108, notice is hereby given that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a component within the United States Department of Justice (DOJ or Department), proposes to modify a system of records notice titled the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), JUSTICE/FBI– 018. The FBI proposes to consolidate and replace the following previous SORNs related to NICS: ‘‘National Instant Criminal Background Check System/FBI–018,’’ published at 63 FR 65223 (Nov. 25, 1998), 65 FR 78190 (Dec. 14, 2000), 66 FR 6676 (Jan. 22, 2001), 66 FR 8425 (Jan. 31, 2001), 66 FR 12959 (Mar. 1, 2001), and 82 FR 24147 (May 25, 2017). This notice also updates the ‘‘PURPOSE(S) OF THE SYSTEM,’’ ‘‘CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM,’’ ‘‘CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM,’’ and ‘‘ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES’’ of the SORN. DATES: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552a(e)(4) and (11), the public has 30 days in which to comment on the routine uses, described below. Therefore, please submit any comments by November 8, 2019. ADDRESSES: The public, OMB, and Congress are invited to submit any SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\09OCN1.SGM 09OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 196 (Wednesday, October 9, 2019)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 731-TA-1427 (Final)]


Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico

Determination

    On the basis of the record \1\ developed in the subject 
investigation, the United States International Trade Commission 
(``Commission'') determines, pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the 
Act''), that the establishment of an industry in the United States is 
materially retarded by reason of imports of refillable stainless steel 
kegs from Mexico, provided for in subheadings 7310.10 and 7310.29 of 
the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that have been 
found by the U.S. Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') to be sold in 
the United States at less than fair value (``LTFV'').2 3 4
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    \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\ 84 FR 42894 (August 19, 2019) (final determination).
    \3\ The Commission also finds that imports subject to Commerce's 
affirmative critical circumstances determination are not likely to 
undermine seriously the remedial effect of the antidumping duty 
order on Mexico.
    \4\ Commissioners Randolph J. Stayin and Amy A. Karpel did not 
participate in this investigation.
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Background

    The Commission, pursuant to section 735(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 
1673d(b)), instituted this investigation effective September 20, 2018, 
following receipt of a petition filed with the Commission and Commerce 
by American Keg Company, LLC, Pottstown, Pennsylvania. The Commission 
scheduled the final phase of the investigation following notification 
of preliminary determinations by Commerce that imports of refillable 
stainless steel kegs were being subsidized by the government of China 
\5\ within the meaning of section 703(b) of the Act and that imports of 
refillable stainless steel kegs from China,\6\ Germany,\7\ and Mexico 
\8\ were being sold at LTFV within the meaning of section 733(b) of the 
Act. Notice of the scheduling of the final phase of the Commission's 
investigation and of a public hearing 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 17, 2019 (84 
FR 28070). The hearing was held in Washington, DC, on August 14, 2019, 
and all persons who requested the opportunity were permitted to appear 
in person or by counsel.
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    \5\ 84 FR 13634 (April 5, 2019) (preliminary determination and 
alignment).
    \6\ 84 FR 25745 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination and 
postponement).
    \7\ 84 FR 25736 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination and 
postponement).
    \8\ 84 FR 25738 (June 4, 2019) (preliminary determination).
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    The Commission made this determination pursuant to section 735(b) 
of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)). It completed and filed its 
determination in this investigation on October 3, 2019. The views of 
the Commission are contained in USITC Publication 4976 (October 2019), 
entitled Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs from Mexico: Investigation No. 
731-TA-1427 (Final).

    By order of the Commission.


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    Issued: October 4, 2019.
Lisa Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2019-22058 Filed 10-8-19; 8:45 am]
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