Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences, 2007 Review of Competitive Need Limit Waivers
Following receipt of a letter on March 13, 2008, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR) advising of the withdrawal of petitions requesting the waiver of the competitive need limit for the following two articles under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program, the Commission has terminated its investigation with respect to those two articles and will not provide probable economic effect advice with respect to those articles:
In the Matter of Certain Variable Speed Wind Turbines and Components Thereof; Notice of Investigation
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on February 27, 2008, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of General Electric Company of Fairfield, Connecticut. 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 variable speed wind turbines and components thereof that infringe certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,083,039 and 6,921,985. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsection (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a permanent exclusion order and cease and desist orders.
In the Matter of Certain Low Antimony Phosphoric Acid; Notice of Commission Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation on the Basis of a Settlement Agreement
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to not to review the initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 3) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') terminating the above-captioned investigation on the basis of a settlement agreement.
Diamond Sawblades and Parts Thereof From China and Korea
The U.S. International Trade Commission (``Commission'') hereby gives notice of the court-ordered remand of its final determinations in the antidumping investigation Nos.731-TA-1092-1093 concerning diamond sawblades and parts thereof from China and Korea. For further information concerning the conduct of this proceeding and rules of general application, consult the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure, part 201, subparts A through E (19 CFR part 201), and part 207, subpart A (19 CFR part 207).