Certain Knitted Footwear; Notice of a Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting a Motion To Amend the Complaint and Notice of Investigation, 17100-17101 [2022-06295]

Download as PDF 17100 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 58 / Friday, March 25, 2022 / Notices lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with NOTICES1 is to allow for 60 days of public comment. DATES: Comments Due Date: May 24, 2022. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments regarding this proposal. Comments should refer to the proposal by name and/or OMB Control Number and should be sent to: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Room 4176, Washington, DC 20410–5000; telephone 202–402–3400 (this is not a toll-free number) or email at Colette.Pollard@hud.gov for a copy of the proposed forms or other available information. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at (800) 877– 8339. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Colette Pollard, Reports Management Officer, QDAM, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW, Washington, DC 20410; email Colette Pollard at Colette.Pollard@ hud.gov or telephone 202–402–3400. This is not a toll-free number. Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the toll-free Federal Relay Service at (800) 877–8339. Copies of available documents submitted to OMB may be obtained from Ms. Pollard. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice informs the public that HUD is seeking approval from OMB for the information collection described in Section A. A. Overview of Information Collection Title of Information Collection: Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards Program. OMB Approval Number: 2502–0233. OMB Expiration Date: November 30, 2022. Type of Request: Revision of a currently approved collection. Form Numbers: HUD–101, HUD–203, HUD–203B, HUD–301, HUD–302, HUD– 303, HUD–304. Description of the need for the information and proposed use: This information collection is used in conjunction with certification labels, which are 2-inch x 4-inch metal tags permanently attached to each section of manufactured homes to provide a unique identifying number to each section of home produced under 24 CFR chapter XX part 3280, the Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards (Standards). Manufacturers are required to affix labels to all VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:50 Mar 24, 2022 Jkt 256001 manufactured homes to be sold or leased in the United States, to certify compliance with the Standards in accordance with 24 CFR 3280.11, 24 CFR 3282.204, and 24 CFR 3282.205. Respondents are both approved Production Inspection Primary Inspections Agencies (IPIAs) as described in 24 CFR 3282.362, and manufacturers, as defined in 24 CFR 3282.7. HUD issues certification labels to IPIAs and those certification labels are re-distributed to manufacturers in accordance with the rules. Manufacturers pay the fee designated in 24 CFR 3284.5. The information collection is necessary to ensure label control, production levels, and provide certification label association to allow the Department to identify a manufactured home after it leaves the plant and to ensure that the certification label fee has been paid. The information will also facilitate any recall or safetyrelated defect campaigns and provide the data that is needed to pay required fees or credits for program participants in the various states where such homes are manufactured and located. HUD has updated the number of respondents based on current industry characteristics. The number of manufacturing plants has increased and the number of burden hours per response on the HUD–302 Monthly Production Report has been increased to one hour. Form HUD–203B has been revised to include a field for ‘‘Explanation of Damage/Repair.’’ The forms have also been updated to include more precise burden statements. Respondents: Business or other forprofit; State, Local or Tribal Government. Estimated Number of Respondents: 151. Estimated Number of Responses: 5,153. Frequency of Response: Monthly. Average Hours per Response: 1.0 burden hour for HUD–302; 0.5 burden hours for all other forms included with this information collection. Total Estimated Burden: 3,410 hours. B. Solicitation of Public Comment This notice is soliciting comments from members of the public and affected parties concerning the collection of information described in Section A on the following: (1) 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; (2) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 (3) Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) Ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond; including through the use of appropriate automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. HUD encourages interested parties to submit comment in response to these questions. C. Authority Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. chapter 35. Janet M. Golrick, Acting, Chief of Staff for the Office of Housing, Federal Housing Administration. [FR Doc. 2022–06281 Filed 3–24–22; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION [Investigation No. 337–TA–1289] Certain Knitted Footwear; Notice of a Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting a 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 the presiding administrative law judge’s (‘‘ALJ’’) initial determination (‘‘ID’’) (Order No. 8) granting an unopposed motion to amend the complaint and notice of investigation (‘‘NOI’’) to (1) add an additional adidas respondent, adidas International Trading AG of Lucerne, Switzerland (‘‘adidas International’’) and (2) add Harmonized Tariff Schedule (‘‘HTS’’) numbers for the imported accused products and identify additional countries from which the accused products are imported. 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 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 SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 58 / Friday, March 25, 2022 / Notices 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. On January 13, 2022, the Commission instituted this investigation based on a complaint filed by Nike, Inc. of Beaverton, Oregon. 87 FR 2176–77 (Jan. 13, 2022). The complaint alleged violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, based on the importation into the United States, the sale for importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of certain knitted footwear by reason of infringement of one or more claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 9,918,511; 9,743,705; 8,266,749; 7,814,598; 9,060,562; and 8,898,932. Id. The Commission’s notice of investigation named the following adidas entities as respondents: Adidas AG of Herzogenaurach, Germany; adidas North America, Inc. of Portland Oregon; and adidas America, Inc. also of Portland, Oregon. The Office of Unfair Import Investigations was not named as a party in this investigation. Id. On February 22, 2022, Nike moved under 19 CFR 210.14 to amend the Complaint and NOI to (1) add adidas International as a respondent; and (2) to add importation information for the accused products relating to HTS numbers and countries of origin. Nike argued that it did not know about the role of adidas International until the existing respondents filed their responses to the complaint and NOI and that adding adidas International ‘‘is necessary to provide a complete evidentiary record regarding the distribution, sale for importation, importation, and sale after importation of the Accused Products, among other issues.’’ ID at 2. Similarly, Nike argued that it did not know about the additional HTS numbers and countries of origin until receiving responses to the complaint and NOI. Nike stated that the named adidas respondents do not oppose the motion. Id. at 1. On March 7, 2022, the ALJ issued the subject ID, granting the motion. The ID found that good cause exists to grant the motion to add adidas International as a respondent and add information regarding HTS numbers of the imported accused products and their countries of origin. Id. at 3–4. No one petitioned for review of the subject ID. The Commission has determined not to review the subject ID. adidas lotter on DSK11XQN23PROD with NOTICES1 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:50 Mar 24, 2022 Jkt 256001 International is added to the investigation as a respondent. The Commission vote for this determination took place on March 21, 2022. 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). 17101 Washington, DC. Due to the COVID–19 pandemic, the Commission’s building is currently closed to the public. Once the building reopens, 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. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Project Leader Alan Fox (alan.fox@ usitc.gov or 202–205–3267) or Deputy Project Leader Samantha Schreiber (samantha.schreiber@usitc.gov or 202– By order of the Commission. 205–3176) for information specific to Issued: March 21, 2022. this investigation. For information on Lisa Barton, the legal aspects of this investigation, Secretary to the Commission. contact William Gearhart of the [FR Doc. 2022–06295 Filed 3–24–22; 8:45 am] Commission’s Office of the General BILLING CODE 7020–02–P Counsel (william.gearhart@usitc.gov or 202–205–3091). The media should contact Jennifer Andberg, Office of INTERNATIONAL TRADE External Relations (jennifer.andberg@ COMMISSION usitc.gov or 202–205–1819). [Investigation No. 332–590] The public record for this investigation may be viewed on the U.S.-Haiti Trade: Impact of U.S. Commission’s electronic docket (EDIS) Preference Programs on Haiti’s at https://edis.usitc.gov. General Economy and Workers information concerning the Commission may also be obtained by accessing its ACTION: Notice of investigation and website (https://www.usitc.gov). scheduling of a public hearing. Hearing-impaired individuals may SUMMARY: Following receipt on February obtain information on this matter by contacting the Commission’s TDD 22, 2022, of a request from the terminal at 202–205–1810. Committee on Ways and Means of the U.S. House of Representatives SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: As (Committee), under section 332(g) of the requested by the Committee under Tariff Act of 1930, the U.S. International section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 Trade Commission (Commission) (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the Commission instituted Investigation No. 332–590, will include the following in its report: U.S.-Haiti Trade: Impact of U.S. 1. An overview of the Haitian Preference Programs on Haiti’s economy, including, to the extent Economy and Workers. The Committee practicable, employment, nominal, and requested that the Commission conduct inflation-adjusted wages, working an investigation and provide a report on conditions, and respect for core labor the Haitian economy and U.S.-Haiti standards, and U.S. imports from Haiti, preference programs, and also provide 1980–2021, highlighting key products several case studies showing the impact that are currently exported and key of these preference programs on products that were historically industries of importance to Haiti’s important to Haiti and are either no economy. longer exported to the United States or are exported in reduced quantities. DATES: 2. A description of the role of U.S. May 4, 2022: Deadline for filing requests to appear at the public hearing. preference programs in shaping Haiti’s economy, including a description of the May 13, 2022: Deadline for filing eligibility requirements, rules of origin, prehearing briefs and statements. and scope of product coverage for each May 19, 2022: Deadline for filing program. electronic copies of oral hearing 3. An overview of the competitiveness statements. of the Haitian economy, including, to May 26, 2022: Public hearing. June 9, 2022: Deadline for filing the extent practicable: A description of posthearing briefs and statements. the business environment and tradeJune 23, 2022: Deadline for filing all facilitating infrastructure in Haiti; a other written submissions. description of the Haitian workforce, December 22, 2022: Transmittal of including availability and skill level of Commission report to Committee. workers, and policies and practices in Haitian labor markets; and a description ADDRESSES: All Commission offices are of the impact that recent natural in the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW, disasters and significant political events PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 58 (Friday, March 25, 2022)]
[Notices]
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION

[Investigation No. 337-TA-1289]


Certain Knitted Footwear; Notice of a Commission Determination 
Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting a 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 the presiding administrative 
law judge's (``ALJ'') initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 8) 
granting an unopposed motion to amend the complaint and notice of 
investigation (``NOI'') to (1) add an additional adidas respondent, 
adidas International Trading AG of Lucerne, Switzerland (``adidas 
International'') and (2) add Harmonized Tariff Schedule (``HTS'') 
numbers for the imported accused products and identify additional 
countries from which the accused products are imported.

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 may 
be viewed on the Commission's electronic docket (EDIS) at https://edis.usitc.gov. For help accessing EDIS, please email 
[email protected]. General

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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 January 13, 2022, the Commission 
instituted this investigation based on a complaint filed by Nike, Inc. 
of Beaverton, Oregon. 87 FR 2176-77 (Jan. 13, 2022). The complaint 
alleged violations of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as 
amended, based on the importation into the United States, the sale for 
importation, or the sale within the United States after importation of 
certain knitted footwear by reason of infringement of one or more 
claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 9,918,511; 9,743,705; 8,266,749; 7,814,598; 
9,060,562; and 8,898,932. Id. The Commission's notice of investigation 
named the following adidas entities as respondents: Adidas AG of 
Herzogenaurach, Germany; adidas North America, Inc. of Portland Oregon; 
and adidas America, Inc. also of Portland, Oregon. The Office of Unfair 
Import Investigations was not named as a party in this investigation. 
Id.
    On February 22, 2022, Nike moved under 19 CFR 210.14 to amend the 
Complaint and NOI to (1) add adidas International as a respondent; and 
(2) to add importation information for the accused products relating to 
HTS numbers and countries of origin. Nike argued that it did not know 
about the role of adidas International until the existing respondents 
filed their responses to the complaint and NOI and that adding adidas 
International ``is necessary to provide a complete evidentiary record 
regarding the distribution, sale for importation, importation, and sale 
after importation of the Accused Products, among other issues.'' ID at 
2. Similarly, Nike argued that it did not know about the additional HTS 
numbers and countries of origin until receiving responses to the 
complaint and NOI. Nike stated that the named adidas respondents do not 
oppose the motion. Id. at 1.
    On March 7, 2022, the ALJ issued the subject ID, granting the 
motion. The ID found that good cause exists to grant the motion to add 
adidas International as a respondent and add information regarding HTS 
numbers of the imported accused products and their countries of origin. 
Id. at 3-4. No one petitioned for review of the subject ID.
    The Commission has determined not to review the subject ID. adidas 
International is added to the investigation as a respondent.
    The Commission vote for this determination took place on March 21, 
2022.
    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: March 21, 2022.
Lisa Barton,
Secretary to the Commission.
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