Certain Beverage Brewing Capsules, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same; Institution of Investigation Under Section 337 of the Tariff Act
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on August 4, 2014, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Adrian Rivera of Whittier, California and ARM Enterprises, Inc. of Santa Fe Springs, California. An amended complaint was filed on August 14, 2014. A supplement was filed on August 22, 2014. 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 beverage brewing capsules, components thereof, and products containing the same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,720,320 (``the '320 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 a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders.
Certain Silicon Microphone Packages and Products Containing Same; Notice of Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge has issued a Final Initial Determination on Violation of Section 337 and Recommended Determination on Remedy and Bonding in the above- captioned investigation. The Commission is soliciting comments on public interest issues raised by the recommended relief, specifically, a limited exclusion order for certain silicon microphone packages and products containing same, imported by named respondents GoerTek, Inc. of Weifang, China and GoerTek Electronics, Inc. of Sunnyvale, California. This notice is soliciting public interest comments from the public only. Parties are to file public interest submissions pursuant to 19 CFR 210.50(a)(4).