Certain Wet Dry Surface Cleaning Devices; Notice of Institution of Investigation, 13311-13312 [2022-04933]

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AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on February 2, 2022, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Bissell Inc. of Grand Rapids, Michigan and Bissell Homecare, Inc. of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on February 4, 2022, and February 22, 2022. 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 wet dry surface cleaning devices by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 11,076,735 (‘‘the ’735 patent’ ’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,071,428 (‘‘the ’428 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,122,949 (‘‘the ’949 patent’’); U.S. Patent No. 11,096,541 (‘‘the ’541 patent’’); and U.S. Patent No. 10,820,769 (‘‘the ’769 patent’’). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainants request 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, may be viewed on the Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. For help accessing EDIS, please email EDIS3Help@usitc.gov. 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 https://www.usitc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jessica Mullan, Office of Docket Services, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205–1802. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1 13312 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 46 / Wednesday, March 9, 2022 / Notices jspears on DSK121TN23PROD with NOTICES1 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 (2021). Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. International Trade Commission, on March 3, 2022, 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 1–3, 5, 6, 11, and 13–18 of the ’735 patent; claims 1, 2, 5, 10–13, and 15 of the ’428 patent; claims 1, 2, 5–7, 11, 14, 15, and 17–20 of the ’949 patent; claims 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, and 20 of the ’541 patent; and claims 1, 4–7, 10, and 13–16 of the ’769 patent, and whether an industry in the United States exists 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 ‘‘Tineco’s wet dry surface cleaning devices’’; (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: Bissell Inc., 2345 Walker Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544. Bissell Homecare, Inc., 2345 Walker Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544. (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: Tineco Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd., 108 Shihu West Road, Wuzhong District, Suzhou City, China, 215168. TEK (Hong Kong) Science & Technology Ltd., Room 1202 Capitol Centre, 5–19 Jardine’s Bazaar, Causeway Bay, CN–999077 Hong Kong. Tineco Intelligent, Inc., 1700 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109. (4) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the presiding Administrative Law Judge. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:25 Mar 08, 2022 Jkt 256001 The Office of Unfair Import Investigations will not be named as a party to this investigation. 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), as amended in 85 FR 15798 (March 19, 2020), such responses will be considered by the Commission if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the complainants 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: March 3, 2022. Lisa Barton, Secretary to the Commission. [FR Doc. 2022–04933 Filed 3–8–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7020–02–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest U.S. International Trade Commission. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Interactive Fitness Products Including Stationary Exercise Bikes, Treadmills, Elliptical Machines, and Rowing Machines and Components Thereof, DN 3608; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or complainant’s filing pursuant to the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa R. Barton, Secretary to the Commission, U.S. International Trade Commission, 500 E Street SW, Washington, DC 20436, telephone (202) 205–2000. The public version of the complaint can be accessed on the Commission’s Electronic Document Information System (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 United States International Trade Commission (USITC) at https://www.usitc.gov. The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the Commission’s Electronic Document Information System (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 has received a complaint and a submission pursuant to § 210.8(b) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure filed on behalf of Peloton, Interactive, Inc. on March 3, 2022. 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 interactive fitness products including stationary exercise bikes, treadmills, elliptical machines, and rowing machines and components thereof. The complainant names as respondents: ICON Fitness Corp. of Logan, UT; IHF Holdings Inc. of Logan, UT; iFIT Inc. (FKA ICON Health & Fitness, Inc.) of Logan, UT; NordicTrack, Inc. of Logan, UT; Free Motion Fitness, Inc. of Logan, UT. The complainant requests that the Commission issue a limited exclusion order, cease and desist orders, and impose a bond upon respondents alleged infringing articles during the 60day Presidential review period pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337(j). Proposed respondents, other interested parties, and members of the public are invited to file comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or § 210.8(b) filing. Comments should address whether issuance of the relief specifically requested by the complainant in this investigation would affect the public health and welfare in the United States, competitive conditions in the United States E:\FR\FM\09MRN1.SGM 09MRN1

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation. No. 337-TA-1304]


Certain Wet Dry Surface Cleaning Devices; Notice of 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 February 2, 2022, under section 
337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Bissell Inc. of 
Grand Rapids, Michigan and Bissell Homecare, Inc. of Grand Rapids, 
Michigan. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on February 4, 
2022, and February 22, 2022. 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 wet dry surface cleaning devices by reason 
of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 11,076,735 (``the 
'735 patent' ''); U.S. Patent No. 11,071,428 (``the '428 patent''); 
U.S. Patent No. 11,122,949 (``the '949 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 
11,096,541 (``the '541 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 10,820,769 (``the 
'769 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the 
United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The 
complainants request 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, may be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket 
(EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. For help accessing EDIS, please email 
[email protected]. 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 https://www.usitc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jessica Mullan, Office of Docket 
Services, U.S. International Trade Commission, telephone (202) 205-
1802.

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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 (2021).
    Scope of Investigation: Having considered the complaint, the U.S. 
International Trade Commission, on March 3, 2022, 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 1-3, 5, 6, 11, and 13-18 of the '735 patent; claims 1, 2, 5, 10-
13, and 15 of the '428 patent; claims 1, 2, 5-7, 11, 14, 15, and 17-20 
of the '949 patent; claims 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, and 20 of the 
'541 patent; and claims 1, 4-7, 10, and 13-16 of the '769 patent, and 
whether an industry in the United States exists 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 ``Tineco's wet dry 
surface cleaning devices'';
    (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:
    Bissell Inc., 2345 Walker Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544.
    Bissell Homecare, Inc., 2345 Walker Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 
49544.
    (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:
    Tineco Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd., 108 Shihu West Road, 
Wuzhong District, Suzhou City, China, 215168.
    TEK (Hong Kong) Science & Technology Ltd., Room 1202 Capitol 
Centre, 5-19 Jardine's Bazaar, Causeway Bay, CN-999077 Hong Kong.
    Tineco Intelligent, Inc., 1700 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109.
    (4) For the investigation so instituted, the Chief Administrative 
Law Judge, U.S. International Trade Commission, shall designate the 
presiding Administrative Law Judge.
    The Office of Unfair Import Investigations will not be named as a 
party to this investigation.
    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), as amended in 85 FR 15798 
(March 19, 2020), such responses will be considered by the Commission 
if received not later than 20 days after the date of service by the 
complainants 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: March 3, 2022.
Lisa Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2022-04933 Filed 3-8-22; 8:45 am]
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