International Trade Commission May 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Certain Ammonium Nitrate From Ukraine
Document Number: 2013-12894
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-31
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Gaming and Entertainment Consoles, Related Software, and Components Thereof; Notice of Commission Determination Not To Review a Final Initial Remand Determination Finding No Violation of Section 337; Affirmance of Original Initial Determination as to Remaining Patent as Modified by the Remand Initial Determination; Termination of the Investigation
Document Number: 2013-12893
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-31
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined not to review the final initial remand determination (``RID'') issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') on March 22, 2013. The Commission affirms the ALJ's final initial determination (``ID'') issued on April 23, 2012, as to the remaining patent as modified by the RID.
Certain Portable Electronic Communications Devices, Including Mobile Phones and Components Thereof Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-12892
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-31
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Portable Electronic Communications Devices, Including Mobile Phones and Components Thereof, DN 2958; 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 Cases for Portable Electronic Devices; Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Granting in Part Complainant's Motion for Leave To Amend the Complaint and Notice of Investigation
Document Number: 2013-12718
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-30
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. 9) granting in part complainant's motion for leave to amend the complaint and notice of investigation as to removing respondent Jie Sheng Technology of Tainan City, Taiwan (``Jie Sheng Taiwan'') from the investigation.
Diffusion-Annealed, Nickel-Plated Flat-Rolled Steel Products From Japan
Document Number: 2013-12391
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Enforcement Proceeding; Certain Two-Way Global Satellite Communication Devices, System and Components Thereof; Notice of Institution of Formal Enforcement Proceeding
Document Number: 2013-12373
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has instituted a formal enforcement proceeding relating to the April 5, 2013, consent order issued in the above-captioned investigation.
Certain Opaque Polymers, Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-12372
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Opaque Polymers, DN 2957; 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)).
Sodium Hexametaphosphate From China; Scheduling of an Expedited Five-Year Review
Document Number: 2013-12342
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the scheduling of an expedited review pursuant to section 751(c)(3) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1675(c)(3)) (the Act) to determine whether revocation of the antidumping duty order on sodium hexametaphosphate from China would be likely to lead to continuation or recurrence of material injury within a reasonably foreseeable time. For further information concerning the conduct of this review 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, subparts A, D, E, and F (19 CFR part 207).
Welded Stainless Steel Pressure Pipe From Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam; Institution of Antidumping Duty Investigations and Scheduling of Preliminary Phase Investigations
Document Number: 2013-12341
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-24
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of investigations and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping investigation Nos. 731-TA-1210-1212 (Preliminary) under section 733(a) of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1673b(a)) (the Act) to determine whether there is a reasonable indication that 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 from Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam of welded stainless steel pressure pipe, provided for in in subheadings 7306.40.50 and 7306.40.10 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS), that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value. Unless the Department of Commerce extends the time for initiation pursuant to section 732(c)(1)(B) of the Act (19 U.S.C. 1673a(c)(1)(B)), the Commission must reach a preliminary determination in antidumping investigations in 45 days, or in this case by July 1, 2013. The Commission's views are due at Commerce within five business days thereafter, or by July 9, 2013. For further information concerning the conduct of this investigation 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, subparts A and B (19 CFR part 207).
Certain Consumer Electronics With Display and Processing Capabilities; Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-12249
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-23
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 with Display and Processing Capabilities, DN 2956; 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)).
Multilayered Wood Flooring from China
Document Number: 2013-12153
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-22
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. International Trade Commission (``Commission'') hereby gives notice of the court-ordered remand of its final determinations in Investigation Nos. 701-TA-476 and 731-TA-1179 (Final) concerning multilayered wood flooring (``MLWF'') from China. For further information concerning the conduct of these remand proceedings 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).
Rules of Adjudication and Enforcement
Document Number: 2013-11998
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-05-21
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The United States International Trade Commission (``Commission'') amends its Rules of Practice and Procedure concerning adjudication and enforcement. The amendments address concerns that have arisen about the scope of discovery in Commission proceedings under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930. The intended effect of the amendments is to reduce expensive, inefficient, unjustified, or unnecessary discovery practices in agency proceedings while preserving the opportunity for fair and efficient discovery for all parties.
Certain Devices With Secure Communication Capabilities, Components Thereof, and Products Containing Same; Commission Determination Not To Review an Initial Determination Denying Respondent's Motion for Sanctions and Granting Complainants' Motion To Terminate the Investigation in its Entirety; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 2013-11997
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-21
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. 20) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') denying respondent's motion for sanctions and granting complainants' motion to terminate the above-referenced investigation in its entirety. The investigation is terminated in its entirety.
Certain Digital Models, Digital Data, and Treatment Plans for Use, in Making Incremental Dental Positioning Adjustment Appliances Made Therefrom, and Methods of Making the Same Investigation No. 337-TA-833; Notice of Request for Statements on the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-11817
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the presiding administrative law judge has issued a Final Initial Determination 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, specifically the issuance of cease and desist orders. This notice is soliciting public interest comments from the public only. Parties are to file public interest submissions pursuant to 19 CFR 210.50(a)(4).
Certain Digital Media Devices, Including Televisions, Blu-Ray Disc Players, Home Theater Systems, Tablets and Mobile Phones, Components Thereof and Associated Software: Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-11814
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-17
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Digital Media Devices, Including Televisions, Blu-Ray Disc Players, Home Theater Systems, Tablets and Mobile Phones, Components Thereof and Associated Software, DN 2954; 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 Windshield Wiper Devices and Components Thereof; Notice of Receipt of Complaint; Solicitation of Comments Relating to the Public Interest
Document Number: 2013-11505
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-15
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has received a complaint entitled Certain Windshield Wiper Devices and Components Thereof, DN 2953; 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.
U.S.-Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement Including Japan: Advice on the Probable Economic Effect of Providing Duty-Free Treatment for Imports
Document Number: 2013-11503
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-15
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following receipt on April 30, 2013, of a request from the United States Trade Representative (USTR), the Commission instituted investigation Nos. TA-131-038 and TA-2104-030, U.S.-Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement Including Japan: Advice on the Probable Economic Effect of Providing Duty-Free Treatment for Imports.
Certain Electric Fireplaces, Components Thereof, Manuals for Same, Certain Process for Manufacturing or Relating to Same and Certain Products Containing Same Issuance of a Limited Exclusion Order; Termination of Investigation
Document Number: 2013-10739
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-07
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to modify-in-part and reverse-in-part a final initial determination (``ID'') (Order No. 20) of the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') finding the remaining respondents, Shenzhen Reliap Industrial Co. (``Reliap'') and Yue Qiu Sheng (``Yue''), both of Shenzhen, China, in default and in violation of section 337. The Commission has also determined to affirm Order No. 19 denying Yue's motion for summary determination. The Commission has issued a limited exclusion order directed against covered products of Reliap and Yue.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2013-10746
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Linear Actuators; Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
Document Number: 2013-10601
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on April 3, 2013, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Okin America, Inc. of Frederick, Maryland and Dewert Okin GmbH of Germany. 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 linear actuators by reason of infringement of U.S. Patent No 5,927,144 (``the '144 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.
Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act: Impact on U.S. Industries and Consumers and on Beneficiary Countries, 21st Report
Document Number: 2013-10536
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Section 215 of the CBERA (19 U.S.C. 2704) requires the Commission to report biennially to the Congress and the President by September 30 of each reporting year on the economic impact of the Act on U.S. industries and U.S. consumers and on the economy of the beneficiary countries. In 1986, the Commission instituted investigation No. 332-227, Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act: Impact on U.S. Industries and Consumers and on Beneficiary Countries, for the purpose of preparing this series of reports. This 21st report in the series will cover trade during calendar years 2011 and 2012. The Commission has scheduled a public hearing for June 13, 2013, in connection with this report.
Renewable Energy and Related Services: Recent Developments
Document Number: 2013-10535
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Following the receipt of a letter on April 15, 2013, from the United States Trade Representative (USTR), the Commission has extended to August 30, 2013, the date for transmitting its report to USTR in investigation No. 332-534, Renewable Energy and Related Services: Recent Developments.
Government in the Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2013-10648
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-03
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Certain Devices for Improving Uniformity Used in a Backlight Module and Components Thereof and Products Containing Same; Commission Decision To Review in Part a Final Initial Determination on Remand Finding No Violation of Section 337 and on Review To Affirm With Modification; Termination of Investigation With a Finding of No Violation
Document Number: 2013-10444
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-03
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 presiding administrative law judge's (``ALJ'') final initial determination on remand (``Remand ID'') issued on February 28, 2013, finding no violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, (as amended), 19 U.S.C. 1337 (``section 337''), in the above-captioned investigation, and on review, to affirm the Remand ID's finding of no violation of section 337 with modification. The investigation is terminated.
Certain Static Random Access Memories and Products Containing Same; Commission Determination To Review in Part a Final Initial Determination Finding No Violation of Section 337
Document Number: 2013-10354
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-02
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 remand initial determination (``RID'') issued by the presiding administrative law judge (``ALJ'') on February 25, 2013.
Certain Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treatment Systems and Components Thereof: Institution of Investigation Pursuant to 19 U.S.C. 1337
Document Number: 2013-10216
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-01
Agency: International Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on March 28, 2013, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of ResMed Corporation of San Diego, California; ResMed Incorporated of San Diego, California; and ResMed Limited of Australia. A letter supplementing the Complaint was filed on April 19, 2013. 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 sleep-disordered breathing treatment systems and components thereof by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 6,216,691 (``the '691 patent''), U.S. Patent No. 6,935,337 (``the '337 patent''), U.S. Patent No. 7,159,587 (``the '587 patent''), U.S. Patent No. 7,487,772 (``the '772 patent''), U.S. Patent No. 7,614,398 (``the '398 patent''), U.S. Patent No. 7,743,767 (``the '767 patent''), and U.S. Patent No. 7,997,267 (``the '267 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.