Certain Starter Motors and Alternators; Notice of Investigation
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on December 9, 2010, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Remy International, Inc. of Pendleton, Indiana. A letter supplementing certain exhibits to the complaint was filed on December 30, 2010. An amended complaint was filed on January 3, 2011 on behalf of Remy International, Inc. and Remy Technologies, LLC, both of Pendleton, Indiana. 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 starter motors and alternators by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,105,114 (``the `114 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,252,878 (``the `878 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,268,605 (``the `605 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,295,404 (``the `404 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,307,700 (``the `700 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 5,315,195 (``the `195 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 5,453,648 (``the `648 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 cease and desist orders.