International Trade Commission February 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certain Electronic Devices for Capturing and Transmitting Images, and Components Thereof
Document Number: 2012-4497
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-27
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 10, 2012, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Eastman Kodak Company of Rochester, New York. Letters supplementing the complaint were filed on January 11, 2012 and February 10, 2012. 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 electronic devices for capturing and transmitting images and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 7,210,161 (``the '161 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,742,084 (``the '084 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,453,605 (``the '605 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,936,391 (``the '391 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 6,292,218 (``the '218 patent''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsections (a)(2) and (3) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and cease and desist orders.
Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences, 2011 Review of Additions and Competitive Need Limitation Waivers Institution of Investigation and Scheduling of Hearing
Document Number: 2012-4496
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-27
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt of a request on February 14, 2012, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR), the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) instituted investigation No. 332-529, Advice Concerning Possible Modifications to the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences, 2011 Review of Additions and Competitive Need Limitation Waivers, for the purpose of providing advice as to the probable economic effect of the addition of certain products to the list of items eligible for duty-free treatment under the U.S. GSP program and providing advice on whether any industry in the United States is likely to be adversely affected by a waiver of the competitive need limitations under the program for certain countries and articles.
Certain Toner Cartridges and Components Thereof
Document Number: 2012-4432
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-27
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 23, 2012, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Canon, Inc., Canon U.S.A., Inc., and Canon Virginia, Inc. 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 toner cartridges and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 5,903,803 (``the '803 patent'') and U.S. Patent No. 6,128,454 (``the '454 patent''). The 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.
Certain Dimmable Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Products Containing Same; Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
Document Number: 2012-4431
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-27
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 23, 2012, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Andrzej Bobel of Lake Forest, Illinois and Neptun Light, Inc. of Lake Forest, Illinois. An amended complaint was filed on February 8, 2012. 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 dimmable compact fluorescent lamps and products containing same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 5,434,480 (``the '480 patent'') and U.S. Patent No. 8,035,318 (``the '318 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.
Certain Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters and Products Containing Same, Investigations: Terminations, Modifications and Rulings
Document Number: 2012-4394
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-27
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to review the final initial determination issued by the presiding administrative law judge in the above captioned investigation on December 20, 2011, finding no violation of section 337 (19 U.S.C. 1337). The Commission requests briefing from the parties on certain issues under review and from the parties and the public on remedy, the public interest, and bonding, as indicated in this notice.
Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2012-4264
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Consumer Electronics, Including Mobile Phones and Tablets, DN 2878; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or complainant's filing under section 210.8(b) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.8(b)).
Certain Portable Electronic Devices and Related Software; Final Determination Finding No Violation of Section 337; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: 2012-4263
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has found no violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, 19 U.S.C. 1337 with respect to United States Patent No. 6,999,800 (``the '800 patent'') in this investigation, and has terminated the investigation.
Remanufactured Goods: An Overview of the U.S. and Global Industries, Markets, and Trade; Change in Start Time of Public Hearing
Document Number: 2012-4262
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt of a request dated and received June 28, 2011 from the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1332(g)), the U.S. International Trade Commission (Commission) instituted investigation No. 332-525, Remanufactured Goods: An Overview of the U.S. and Global Industries, Markets, and Trade (76 FR 44606). Public Hearing: In order to facilitate the hearing in Inv. No. 332- 525, the Commission has determined to change the start time of the public hearing to 9:00 a.m., February 28, 2012, at the U.S. International Trade Commission Building, 500 E Street SW., Washington, DC.
Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2012-4042
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-22
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits and Devices Containing Same, DN 2877; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or complainant's filing under section 210.8(b) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.8(b)).
Certain Video Displays and Products Using and Containing Same
Document Number: 2012-3875
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-21
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 13, 2012, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Mondis Technology, Ltd., of London, England. 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 video displays and products using and containing same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,247,090 (``the `090 patent'') and U.S. Patent No. 7,089,342 (``the `342 patent''). 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 an exclusion order and cease and desist order.
Large Residential Washers From Korea and Mexico
Document Number: 2012-3732
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Steel Wire Garment Hangers From Taiwan And Vietnam
Document Number: 2012-3731
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Utility Scale Wind Towers From China and Vietnam
Document Number: 2012-3730
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Receipt of an Amended Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2012-3567
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-15
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received an amended complaint entitled Certain Consumer Electronics and Display Devices and Products Containing Same, DN 2858; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the amended complaint or complainant's filing under section 210.8(b) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.8(b)).
Certain Vaginal Ring Birth Control Devices; Termination of the Investigation Based on Withdrawal of the Complaint
Document Number: 2012-3468
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-15
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. 30) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') terminating the above-captioned investigation based on withdrawal of the complaint.
Certain Starter Motors and Alternators; Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination; Request for Written Submissions on Remedy, the Public Interest, and Bonding
Document Number: 2012-3467
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-15
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. 52) granting a joint motion to terminate the investigation as to respondent Electric Motor Service, Inc. (EMS) of Logan, West Virginia. The Commission is also requesting written submissions concerning a remedy against a defaulted respondent.
Certain Coaxial Cable Connectors and Components Thereof and Products Containing Same; Notice of Commission Advisory Opinion
Document Number: 2012-3466
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-15
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has issued an advisory opinion in the above-captioned investigation.
Plan for Retrospective Analysis of Existing Rules
Document Number: 2012-3267
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-02-14
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The United States International Trade Commission (Commission) gives notice of the adoption of a plan for the retrospective analysis of its existing regulations.
Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2012-3237
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-13
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Mobile Electronic Devices Incorporating Haptics, DN 2875; the Commission is soliciting comments on any public interest issues raised by the complaint or complainant's filing under section 210.8(b) of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (19 CFR 210.8(b)).
Certain Strollers and Playards; Decision Not To Review an Initial Determination Terminating the Investigation on the Basis of a Settlement Agreement
Document Number: 2012-3212
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-13
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 initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 11) granting a joint motion to terminate the above-captioned investigation on the basis of a settlement agreement.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2012-3238
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-10
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2012-3104
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Reduced Ignition Proclivity Cigarette Paper Wrappers and Products Containing Same; Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Document Number: 2012-2942
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-09
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge (ALJ) has issued a Final Initial Determination and Recommended Determination on Remedy and Bonding (ID/RD) in the above-captioned investigation. The Commission is soliciting comments on public interest issues raised by the recommended relief, specifically a limited exclusion order directed to infringing products of any respondent that the Commission finds in violation of section 337, and a cease and desist order to any respondent found to be in violation of section 337 and to have a commercially significant infringing inventory.
Ferrovanadium and Nitrided Vanadium From Russia; Scheduling of a Full Five-Year Review
Document Number: 2012-2823
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-08
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Furfuryl Alcohol From China
Document Number: 2012-2540
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Used Electronic Products: An Examination of U.S. Exports; Institution of Investigation and Scheduling of Hearing
Document Number: 2012-2349
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-02
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions