Certain Formatted Magnetic Data Storage Tapes and Cartridges Containing the Same Institution of Investigation
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on August 22, 2014, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, 19 U.S.C. 1337, on behalf of Advanced Research Corporation of White Bear Lake, Minnesota. A supplement to the complaint was filed on September 8, 2014. 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 formatted magnetic data storage tapes and cartridges containing the same by reason of infringement of certain claims of U.S. Patent No. 7,525,761 (``the `761 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 7,948,705 (``the `705 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 8,254,052 (``the `052 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 8,437,103 (``the `103 patent''); and U.S. Patent No. 8,542,457 (``the `457 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 a limited exclusion order and cease and desist orders.