International Trade Commission November 14, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certain Electronic Devices With Graphics Data Processing Systems, Components Thereof, and Associated Software; Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2011-29264
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on September 22, 2011, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of S3 Graphics Co., Ltd. of British West Indies and S3 Graphics, Inc. of Fremont, California. An amended complaint was filed on October 14, 2011. The amended 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 electronic devices with graphics data processing systems, components thereof, and associated software by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,945,997 (``the `997 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,581,279 (``the `279 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,353,440 (``the `440 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 5,977,960 (``the `960 patent''). The amended complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainants request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and a cease and desist order.
Certain Computing Devices With Associated Instruction Sets and Software; Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2011-29263
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on September 22, 2011, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of VIA Technologies, Inc. of Taiwan; IP-First, LLC of Fremont, California; and Centaur Technology, Inc. of Austin, Texas. An amended complaint was filed on October 13, 2011. A letter further amending the Amended Complaint was filed on October 31, 2011. The amended 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 computing devices with associated instruction sets and software by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,253,312 (``the `312 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,253,311 (``the `311 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,754,810 (``the `810 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,185,180 (``the `180 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 7,155,598 (``the `598 patent''). The amended complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists or is in the process of being established as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainants request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and a cease and desist order.