International Trade Commission December 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

In the Matter of: Certain Products Advertised as Containing Creatine Ethyl Ester Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Finding Respondent EST Nutrition in Default and Terminating the Investigation; Request for Written Submissions on Remedy, the Public Interest, and Bonding
Document Number: E9-30952
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 12) issued by the presiding administrative law judge finding respondent EST Nutrition LLC d/b/a Engineered Sport Technology, Inc. (``EST'') in default. EST is the last remaining respondent in this investigation. Accordingly, the Commission requests written submissions, according to the schedule set forth below, on remedy, public interest, and bonding with respect to the respondents in default.
In the Matter of: Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing Same Designation of Investigation as “More Complicated”
Document Number: E9-30878
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') has designated the above-captioned investigation ``more complicated.''
In the Matter of Certain Restraining Systems for Transport Containers, Components Thereof, and Methods of Using Same; Notice of Investigation
Document Number: E9-30756
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-29
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on November 24, 2009 under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Matthew Bullock of McLean, Virginia and Walnut Industries, Inc. of Bensalem, Pennsylvania. Supplements to the complaint were filed on December 9 and 11, 2009. The complaint 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 restraining systems for transport containers and components thereof by reason of (1) infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,089,802; 6,227,779; and 6,981,827; (2) infringement of U.S. Copyright Registration Nos. TX-6-990-095 and TX6-996-765; and (3) false advertising and misrepresentation. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsections (a)(1)(A) and (a)(2) of section 337.
In the Matter of Certain Cast Railway Wheels, Certain Processes for Manufacturing or Relating to Same and Certain Products Containing Same; Notice of Commission Determination Not To Review a Final Initial Determination Finding a Violation of Section 337; Request for Written Submissions Regarding Remedy, Bonding, and the Public Interest
Document Number: E9-30509
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review a final initial determination (``ID'') of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') finding a violation of section 337 in the above-captioned investigation, and is requesting written submissions regarding remedy, bonding, and the public interest.
Ethyl Alcohol for Fuel Use: Determination of the Base Quantity of Imports
Document Number: E9-30507
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 423(c) of the Tax Reform Act of 1986, as amended (19 U.S.C. 2703 note), requires the United States International Trade Commission to determine annually the amount (expressed in gallons) that is equal to 7 percent of the U.S. domestic market for fuel ethyl alcohol during the 12-month period ending on the preceding September 30. This determination is to be used to establish the ``base quantity'' of imports of fuel ethyl alcohol with a zero percent local feedstock requirement that can be imported from U.S. insular possessions or CBERA-beneficiary countries. The base quantity to be used by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in the administration of the law is the greater of 60 million gallons or 7 percent of U.S. consumption, as determined by the Commission.
Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing the Same; Notice of Investigation
Document Number: E9-30334
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-22
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint and motion for temporary relief was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on November 12, 2009, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Knowles Electronic LLC of Itasca, Illinois. A supplement to the complaint was filed on December 1, 2009. The complaint 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 silicon microphone packages and products containing the same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,781,231 and U.S. Patent No. 7,242,089. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337.
Certain Collaborative System Products and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Consent Motion To Terminate the Investigation Based on a Settlement Agreement; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: E9-30333
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-22
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 7) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') granting a consent motion by complainant to terminate the investigation based on a settlement agreement with respondent.
In the Matter of Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices and Products Containing the Same; Notice of Institution of Formal Enforcement Proceeding
Document Number: E9-30144
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has instituted a formal enforcement proceeding relating to a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders issued at the conclusion of the above-captioned investigation.
In the Matter of Certain Liquid Crystal Display Devices and Products Containing the Same; Notice of Commission Determination To Modify a Limited Exclusion Order and Cease and Desist Orders
Document Number: E9-30141
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to modify the limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders issued in the above-captioned investigation.
Certain Refrigerators and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination To Review in Its Entirety a Final Determination on Remand Finding No Violation of Section 337; Schedule for Briefing on the Issues on Review and on Remedy, the Public Interest, and Bonding
Document Number: E9-30139
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to review in its entirety the presiding administrative law judge's (``ALJ'') final initial determination (``ID'') on remand issued on October 9, 2009, in the above-captioned investigation. The Commission is also requesting briefing on one issue on review and on remedy, the public interest, and bonding.
Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods from China
Document Number: E9-30129
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: E9-30098
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sorbitol From France
Document Number: E9-29981
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of a full review pursuant to section 751(c)(5) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)(5)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on Sorbitol from France would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. For further information concerning the conduct of this review and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207).
In the Matter of Certain Light Emitting Diode Chips, Laser Diode Chips and Products Containing Same; Notice of a Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation as to Dalian Lumei Optoelectronics Corporation; Termination of the Investigation in Its Entirety
Document Number: E9-29703
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 29) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') terminating the above-captioned investigation as to the last remaining respondent Dalian Lumei Optoelectronics Corporation (``Dalian Lumei'') based on a settlement agreement, and has terminated the investigation in its entirety.
In the Matter of Certain Multimedia Display and Navigation Devices and Systems, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Notice of Investigation
Document Number: E9-29824
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-16
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on November 13, 2009, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Pioneer Corporation of Tokyo, Japan and Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. of Long Beach, California. A letter supplementing the complaint was filed on December 4, 2009. The complaint 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 multimedia display and navigation devices and systems, components thereof, and products containing same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,365,448; 6,122,592; and 5,424,951. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337.
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Characteristics and Performance
Document Number: E9-29518
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-11
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt of a request on October 6, 2009, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the Commission instituted investigation No. 332-510, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Characteristics and Performance, to prepare the third in a series of three reports requested by the USTR relating to small and medium-sized enterprises.
Commodity Matchbooks From India
Document Number: E9-29404
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-10
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In the Matter of Certain Foldable Stools; Notice of Investigation
Document Number: E9-29352
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on November 6, 2009, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of B & R Plastics, Inc. of Denver, Colorado. The complaint 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 foldable stools by reason of infringement of U.S. Patent No. D460,566. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337.
In the Matter of Certain Laser Imageable Lithographic Printing Plates; Issuance of a Limited Exclusion Order and Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: E9-29287
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has issued a limited exclusion order directed to infringing laser imageable lithographic printing plates.
In the Matter of Certain Automotive Multimedia Display and Navigation Systems, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Notice of Commission Determination To Extend Briefing Schedule
Document Number: E9-29077
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to extend certain deadlines in the Notice of Commission Determination to Review in Part a Final Initial Determination Finding No Violation of Section 337; Schedule for Filing Written Submissions on the Issues Under Review and on Remedy, the Public Interest and Bonding, 74 FR 62589 (Nov. 30, 2009).
ASEAN: Regional Trends in Economic Integration, Export Competitiveness, and Inbound Investment for Selected Industries
Document Number: E9-29025
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt on November 9, 2009, of a request from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) instituted investigation No. 332-511, ASEAN: Regional Trends in Economic Integration, Export Competitiveness, and Inbound Investment for Selected Industries.
Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol From China
Document Number: E9-28906
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-04
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Polyethylene Retail Carrier Bags From Indonesia, Taiwan, and Vietnam
Document Number: E9-28853
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-03
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of countervailing duty investigation No. 701-TA-462 (Final) under section 705(b) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1671d(b)) (the Act) and the final phase of antidumping investigations Nos. 731- TA-1156-1158 (Final) under section 735(b) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673d(b)) to determine whether an industry in the United States is materially injured or threatened with material injury, or the establishment of an industry in the United States is materially retarded, by reason of subsidized imports of polyethylene retail carrier bags (``PRCBs'') from Vietnam and less-than-fair-value imports of PRCBs from Indonesia, Taiwan, and Vietnam, provided for in subheading 3923.21.00 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States.\1\
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: U.S. and EU Export Activities, and Barriers and Opportunities Experienced by U.S. Firms
Document Number: E9-28764
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt of a request on October 6, 2009, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the Commission instituted investigation No. 332-509, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: U.S. and EU Export Activities, and Barriers and Opportunities Experienced by U.S. Firms, for the purpose of preparing the second in a series of three reports requested by the USTR relating to small and medium-sized enterprises.
Prestressed Concrete Steel Wire Strand From Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, and Thailand
Document Number: E9-28668
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Crepe Paper Products From China
Document Number: E9-28643
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice that it has instituted a review pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on crepe paper products from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, interested parties are requested to respond to this notice by submitting the information specified below to the Commission; \1\ to be assured of consideration, the deadline for responses is December 31, 2009. Comments on the adequacy of responses may be filed with the Commission by February 16, 2010. For further information concerning the conduct of this review and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207), as most recently amended at 74 FR 2847 (January 16, 2009).
Wooden Bedroom Furniture From China
Document Number: E9-28641
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice that it has instituted a review pursuant to section 751(c) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on wooden bedroom furniture from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury. Pursuant to section 751(c)(2) of the Act, interested parties are requested to respond to this notice by submitting the information specified below to the Commission; \1\ to be assured of consideration, the deadline for responses is December 31, 2009. Comments on the adequacy of responses may be filed with the Commission by February 16, 2010. For further information concerning the conduct of this review and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207), as most recently amended at 74 FR 2847 (January 16, 2009).
In the Matter of Certain Composite Wear Components and Products Containing Same; Notice of Issuance of Limited Exclusion Order and Cease and Desist Order; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: E9-28628
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-12-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The United States International Trade Commission hereby provides notice that it has determined to issue a limited exclusion order and cease and desist order and terminate the investigation.