Certain Strollers and Playards; Notice of Investigation
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on February 1, 2011, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Graco Children's Products Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia. 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 strollers and playards by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,669,225 (``the `225 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,044,497 (``the `497 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,188,858 (``the `858 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,404,569 (``the `569 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 6,510,570 (``the `570 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and a cease and desist order.