Certain Light-Emitting Diode Products, Fixtures, and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Decision Not to Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant's Motion To Amend the Complaint and Notice of Investigation, 7559 [2021-01982]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 18 / Friday, January 29, 2021 / Notices INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation Nos. 701–TA–657 and 731– TA–1537 (Final)] Chassis From China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Duty Investigations; Correction United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Correction of notice. AGENCY: Correction is made to the March 24, 2021 deadline for filing posthearing briefs statements, the April 8, 2021 date of record closing, and the April 12, 2021 deadline for filing final comments, in the Written Submissions section of the notice which was published on January 14, 2021 (86 FR 3193). The correct deadline dates are as follows: Filing posthearing briefs and statements is March 23, 2021; the record closing is April 7, 2021; and deadline for final comments is April 9, 2021. By order of the Commission. Issued: January 14, 2021. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2021–01318 Filed 1–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1213] Certain Light-Emitting Diode Products, Fixtures, and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Decision Not to Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant’s Motion To Amend the Complaint and Notice of 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. 13) of the presiding administrative law judge (‘‘ALJ’’) granting complainant’s motion to amend the complaint and notice of investigation (‘‘NOI’’) in the abovecaptioned investigation to add dependent claim 11 of U.S. Patent No. 8,403,531 (‘‘the ’531 patent’’) and withdraw claims 17, 21, and 24 of the same patent. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Clint Gerdine, Esq., Office of the General Counsel, U.S. International khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:43 Jan 28, 2021 Jkt 253001 Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–3179. Copies of non-confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. For help accessing EDIS, please email EDIS3Help@usitc.gov. General information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its internet server at https://www.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission’s TDD terminal, telephone 202–205–1810. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 17, 2020, the Commission instituted this investigation based on a complaint filed by Ideal Industries Lighting LLC d/b/a Cree Lighting (‘‘Cree’’) of Durham, North Carolina. 85 FR 50047–48 (Aug. 17, 2020). The complaint alleges violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), based on the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of certain light-emitting diode products, fixtures, and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of the ’531 patent and U.S. Patent Nos. 8,596,819; 8,777,449; 9,261,270; and 9,476,570. Id. The complaint further alleges that a domestic industry exists. Id. The notice of investigation named RAB Lighting Inc. of Northvale, New Jersey (‘‘RAB’’) as the sole respondent. Id. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations is not participating in the investigation. Id. On December 23, 2020, Cree filed a motion for leave to amend the complaint and notice of investigation (‘‘NOI’’) to add dependent claim 11 of the ’531 patent, and withdraw claims 17, 21, and 24 of the same patent. RAB opposed the motion. The ALJ issued the subject ID (Order No. 13) on January 8, 2021, granting Cree’s motion for leave to amend the complaint and NOI. The ID finds that the prejudice to RAB is minimal and that the public interest weighs in favor of granting the motion to amend under Commission Rule 210.14(b)(1) because it is in the public interest to adjudicate all relevant claims as efficiently as possible, i.e., in a single investigation. No petitions for review of the subject ID were filed. The Commission has determined not to review the ID. The Commission vote for this determination took place on January 26, 2021. PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 7559 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: January 26, 2021. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2021–01982 Filed 1–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 332–585] Foreign Censorship: Trade and Economic Effects on U.S. Businesses United States International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice of Investigation and Scheduling of a public hearing. AGENCY: Following receipt on January 4, 2021, of a request from the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance (Committee), the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) instituted Investigation No. 332–585, Foreign Censorship: Trade and Economic Effects on U.S. Businesses. DATES: August 24, 2021: Deadline for filing requests to appear at the public hearing. September 2, 2021: Deadline for filing prehearing briefs and statements. September 7, 2021: Deadline for filing electronic copies of oral hearing statements. September 14, 2021: Public hearing. September 21, 2021: Deadline for filing posthearing briefs and statements. October 1, 2021: Deadline for filing all other written submissions. July 5, 2022: Transmittal of Commission report to the Committee. ADDRESSES: All Commission offices, including the Commission’s hearing rooms, are located in the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC. All written submissions should be submitted electronically and addressed to the Secretary, U.S. 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://edis.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Project Leader Ricky Ubee (202–205– 3493 or ravinder.ubee@usitc.gov), Deputy Project Leader Shova KC (202– 205–2234 or shova.KC@usitc.gov), or SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\29JAN1.SGM 29JAN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1213]


Certain Light-Emitting Diode Products, Fixtures, and Components 
Thereof; Notice of Commission Decision Not to Review an Initial 
Determination Granting Complainant's Motion To Amend the Complaint and 
Notice of Investigation

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 not to review an initial determination 
(``ID'') (Order No. 13) of the presiding administrative law judge 
(``ALJ'') granting complainant's motion to amend the complaint and 
notice of investigation (``NOI'') in the above-captioned investigation 
to add dependent claim 11 of U.S. Patent No. 8,403,531 (``the '531 
patent'') and withdraw claims 17, 21, and 24 of the same patent.

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) 205-3179. Copies of non-
confidential documents filed in connection with this investigation may 
be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. For help accessing EDIS, please email 
[email protected]. General information concerning the Commission may 
also be obtained by accessing its internet server at https://www.usitc.gov. Hearing-impaired persons are advised that information on 
this matter can be obtained by contacting the Commission's TDD 
terminal, telephone 202-205-1810.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On August 17, 2020, the Commission 
instituted this investigation based on a complaint filed by Ideal 
Industries Lighting LLC d/b/a Cree Lighting (``Cree'') of Durham, North 
Carolina. 85 FR 50047-48 (Aug. 17, 2020). The complaint alleges 
violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 
U.S.C. 1337), based on the importation into the United States, the sale 
for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation 
of certain light-emitting diode products, fixtures, and components 
thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of the '531 patent 
and U.S. Patent Nos. 8,596,819; 8,777,449; 9,261,270; and 9,476,570. 
Id. The complaint further alleges that a domestic industry exists. Id. 
The notice of investigation named RAB Lighting Inc. of Northvale, New 
Jersey (``RAB'') as the sole respondent. Id. The Office of Unfair 
Import Investigations is not participating in the investigation. Id.
    On December 23, 2020, Cree filed a motion for leave to amend the 
complaint and notice of investigation (``NOI'') to add dependent claim 
11 of the '531 patent, and withdraw claims 17, 21, and 24 of the same 
patent. RAB opposed the motion.
    The ALJ issued the subject ID (Order No. 13) on January 8, 2021, 
granting Cree's motion for leave to amend the complaint and NOI. The ID 
finds that the prejudice to RAB is minimal and that the public interest 
weighs in favor of granting the motion to amend under Commission Rule 
210.14(b)(1) because it is in the public interest to adjudicate all 
relevant claims as efficiently as possible, i.e., in a single 
investigation. No petitions for review of the subject ID were filed.
    The Commission has determined not to review the ID.
    The Commission vote for this determination took place on January 
26, 2021.
    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: January 26, 2021.
Lisa Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
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