International Trade Commission February 11, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certain Robotic Toys and Components Thereof; Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
Document Number: 2013-03031
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-11
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on January 4, 2013, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Innovation First International, Inc. of Greenville, Texas; Innovation First, Inc. of Greenville, Texas; and Innovation First Labs, Inc. of Greenville, Texas. 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 robotic toys and components thereof by reason of misappropriation of trade secrets, the threat or effect of which is to destroy or substantially injure an industry in the United States or to prevent the establishment of such an industry. The complainants request that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and cease and desist order.