Certain Ink Cartridges and Components Thereof; Modification of Remedial Orders and Termination of Consolidated Advisory Opinion and Modification Proceedings
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has modified the general exclusion order and a cease and desist order to cover components of ink cartridges and terminated the above-captioned consolidated advisory opinion and modification proceedings.
Certain Food Waste Disposers and Components and Packaging Thereof; Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on March 16, 2012, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Emerson Electric Co. of St. Louis, Missouri. A letter supplementing the complaint was filed on March 29, 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 food waste disposers and components and packaging thereof by reason of (1) Infringement of the claim of U.S. Patent No. D535,850 (``the `850 patent''); (2) infringement of U.S. Trademark Registration No. 2,518,010 and common law trademarks; (3) unfair competition by passing off; (4) trademark dilution; and (5) trade dress infringement. The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by subsections (a)(1)(A) and (a)(2) of section 337. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue an exclusion order and a cease and desist order.