International Trade Commission July 2018 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Ripe Olives From Spain; Determinations
Document Number: 2018-16283
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-31
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Stainless Steel Flanges From China; Determination
Document Number: 2018-16227
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Height-Adjustable Desk Platforms and Components Thereof Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2018-16126
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-30
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on June 22, 2018, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Varidesk LLC of Coppell, Texas. On July 3, 12, and 20, 2018, Varidesk filed letters supplementing the complaint. 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 height-adjustable desk platforms and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 9,113,703 (``the '703 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 9,277,809 (``the '809 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 9,554,644 (``the '644 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 9,924,793 (``the '793 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a general exclusion order and a cease and desist order.
Certain Load Supporting Systems, Including Composite Mat Systems, and Components Thereof; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting a Joint Motion To Terminate the Investigation Based on Consent Orders and a Settlement Agreement; Issuance of Consent Orders; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: 2018-15930
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-25
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 (Order No. 10) granting a joint motion to terminate the investigation based on consent orders and a settlement agreement. The Commission has issued the consent orders. The investigation is terminated.
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2018-15922
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cells and Modules From China; Scheduling of Full Five-Year Reviews
Document Number: 2018-15708
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of full reviews pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether revocation of the antidumping and countervailing duty orders on crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and modules from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. The Commission has determined to exercise its authority to extend the review period by up to 90 days.
Institution of Investigation: Certain Powered Cover Plates
Document Number: 2018-15695
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on June 20, 2018, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of SnapRays, LLC d/b/a SnapPower of Vineyard, Utah. Supplements to the Complaint were filed on July 6, July 11, and July 12, 2018. The complaint, as supplemented, 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 powered cover plates by reason of infringement of U.S. Patent No. 9,871,324 (``the '324 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 9,917,430 (``the '430 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 9,882,361 (``the '361 patent'') and U.S. Design Patent No. D819,426 (``the '426 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a general exclusion order, or in the alternative a limited exclusion order, and cease and desist orders.
Certain Semiconductor Devices and Consumer Audiovisual Products Containing the Same; Commission Determination To Review in Part a Final Initial Determination Finding No Violation of Section 337; Schedule for Briefing; Extension of Target Date
Document Number: 2018-15635
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to review in part a final initial determination (``ID'') issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ''), finding no violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended. The Commission has also set a schedule for briefing. Additionally, Commission has determined to extend the target date for the completion of the investigation to September 19, 2018.
Certain Automated Teller Machines, ATM Modules, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Amending the Complaint and Notice of Enforcement Proceeding To Reflect a Corporate Name Change
Document Number: 2018-15615
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-23
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission (``the Commission'') has determined not to review an initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 46) amending the complaint and Notice of Enforcement Proceeding to reflect a corporate name change.
Certain Carburetors and Products Containing Such Carburetors Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2018-15541
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-20
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on June 14, 2018, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Walbro, LLC of Tucson, Arizona. A supplement to the complaint was filed on June 22, 2018. The complaint, as supplemented, 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 carburetors and products containing such carburetors by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,394,424 (``the '424 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,439,547 (``the '547 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,533,254 (``the '254 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 6,540,212 (``the '212 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 7,070,173 (``the '173 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a general or limited exclusion order, in the alternative a limited exclusion order, and cease and desist orders.
Fine Denier Polyester Staple Fiber From China, India, Korea, and Taiwan; Determinations
Document Number: 2018-15356
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-19
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2018-15288
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Microperforated Packaging Containing Fresh Produce (II), DN 3327; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or complainant's filing pursuant to the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure.
Common Alloy Aluminum Sheet From China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Anti-Dumping Duty Investigations
Document Number: 2018-15278
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-591 and 731-TA-1399 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') 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 imports of common alloy aluminum sheet from China, provided for in subheadings 7606.11.30, 7606.11.60, 7606.12.30, 7606.12.60, 7606.91.30, 7606.91.60, 7606.92.30, and 7606.92.60 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, preliminarily determined by the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') to be subsidized and sold at less-than-fair-value.
Sodium Gluconate, Gluconic Acid, and Derivative Products From China; Scheduling of the Final Phase of Countervailing Duty and Anti-Dumping Duty Investigations
Document Number: 2018-15277
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-18
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of the final phase of antidumping and countervailing duty investigation Nos. 701-TA-590 and 731-TA-1397 (Final) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') 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 imports of sodium gluconate, gluconic acid, and derivative products from China, provided for in statistical reporting numbers 2918.16.1000, 2918.16.5010, and 2932.20.5020 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, preliminarily determined by the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') to be subsidized and sold at less-than-fair-value.
Clad Steel Plate From Japan; Scheduling of a Full Five-Year Review
Document Number: 2018-15221
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of a full review pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``the Act'') to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on clad steel plate from Japan would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. The Commission has determined to exercise its authority to extend the review period by up to 90 days.
Citric Acid and Certain Citrate Salts From Belgium, Colombia, and Thailand
Document Number: 2018-15067
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-16
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2018-15106
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Convertible Sofas and Components Thereof; Institution of Investigation
Document Number: 2018-14956
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on June 7, 2018, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Sauder Manufacturing Company of Archbold, Ohio. A supplement to the complaint was filed on June 14, 2018. The complaint, as supplemented, 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 convertible sofas and components thereof by reason of infringement of U.S. Design Patent No. 716,576 (``the '576 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue limited exclusion order and a cease and desist order.
Certain Two-Way Radio Equipment and Systems, Related Software and Components Thereof; Notice of Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Document Number: 2018-14955
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') 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 should the Commission find a violation of section 337. The ALJ recommended, should the Commission find a violation, that the Commission issue a limited exclusion order directed to two-way radio equipment and systems, related software and components thereof that infringe the asserted patents, and recommended cease and desist orders directed against those respondents found to infringe. This notice is soliciting public interest comments from the public only. Parties are to file public interest submissions pursuant to Commission rules.
Certain Gas Spring Nailer Products and Components Thereof; Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting Complainant's Motion To Amend the Notice of Investigation To Add Claim 30 of U.S. Patent 8,267,297
Document Number: 2018-14954
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-13
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. 15) of the Chief Administrative Law Judge (``CALJ'') granting Complainant's motion to amend the Notice of Investigation (``NOI'') to add claim 30 of U.S. Patent No. 8,267,297 (``the '297 patent'').
Certain Amorphous Metal and Products Containing Same; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 2018-14953
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review the presiding administrative law judge's (``ALJ'') initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 14), which terminated the investigation on the basis of withdrawal of the complaint.
Polytetrafluoroethylene Resin From India
Document Number: 2018-14842
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-11
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Robotic Vacuum Cleaning Devices and Components Thereof Such as Spare Parts; Notice of Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Document Number: 2018-14722
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-10
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge has issued a final initial determination and a recommended determination on remedy and bond in the above-captioned investigation. The Commission is soliciting comments on public interest issues raised by the recommended relief, namely: (1) A limited exclusion order against certain robotic vacuum cleaning devices and components thereof, which are imported, sold for importation, and/or sold after importation by respondents Hoover, Inc. of Glenwillow, Ohio; Royal Appliance Manufacturing Co., Inc. d/b/a TTI Floor Care North America, Inc. of Glenwillow, Ohio; BObsweep, Inc. of Toronto, Canada; BObsweep USA of Henderson, Nevada; Shenzhen ZhiYi Technology Co., Ltd., d/b/a iLife of Shenzhen, China; and Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd. of Shenzhen, China; and (2) cease and desist orders against respondents Hoover, Inc.; Royal Appliance Manufacturing Co., Inc.; and Shenzhen ZhiYi Technology Co., Ltd. This notice is soliciting public interest comments from the public only. Parties are to file public interest submissions pursuant to Commission rules.
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2018-14704
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Activated Carbon From China
Document Number: 2018-14472
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Non-Volatile Memory Devices and Products Containing Same; 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; Extension of Target Date
Document Number: 2018-14380
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-05
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to review in part the final initial determination (``ID'') issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') on April 27, 2018, finding no violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. 1337), as to claims 1-8 of U.S. Patent No. 6,552,360 (``the '360 patent''); claims 1-10 of U.S. Patent No. 6,788,602 (``the '602 patent''); and claims 11-16 of U.S. Patent No. 8,035,417 (``the '417 patent''). The Commission has also determined to extend the target date for completion of this investigation until September 4, 2018.
Steel Propane Cylinders From Taiwan; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 2018-14232
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-03
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On June 20, 2018, the Department of Commerce terminated its antidumping duty investigation of imports of steel propane cylinders from Taiwan, following petitioners' withdrawal of the petition and request that the investigation be terminated. Accordingly, the Commission is terminating its antidumping duty investigation concerning steel propane cylinders from Taiwan (Investigation No. 731-TA-1418 (Preliminary)).
Certain Network Devices, Related Software and Components Thereof (II) (Modification 2); Modification of Limited Exclusion Order and Cease and Desist Order; Termination of the Modification Proceeding as to U.S. Patent No. 6,377,577 and Suspension of the Modification Proceeding as to U.S. Patent No. 7,224,668
Document Number: 2018-14130
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-02
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to modify a limited exclusion order and a cease and desist order (``the remedial orders'') issued against Arista Networks, Inc. of Santa Clara, California (``Arista'') in Inv. No. 337- TA-945. The above-captioned modification proceeding is terminated as to U.S. Patent No. 6,377,577 (``the '577 patent'') and is suspended as to U.S. Patent No. 7,224,668 (``the '668 patent'').