Certain Road Milling Machines and Components Thereof; Issuance of a Modified Limited Exclusion Order and Two Modified Cease and Desist Orders; Termination of Remand Investigation
Notice is hereby given that, following a remand from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (``Federal Circuit''), the U.S. International Trade Commission has determined to issue a modified limited exclusion order (``LEO'') and modified cease and desist orders (``CDOs'') directed against respondents Caterpillar Paving Products, Inc. and Caterpillar Inc., respectively, and their affiliated companies, parents, subsidiaries, or other related business entities, or their successors or assigns. The Commission has terminated this investigation.
Superabsorbent Polymers From South Korea; Institution of Anti-Dumping Duty Investigation and Scheduling of Preliminary Phase Investigation
The Commission hereby gives notice of the institution of an investigation and commencement of preliminary phase antidumping duty investigation No. 731-TA-1574 (Preliminary) pursuant to the Tariff Act of 1930 (``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 of superabsorbent polymers from South Korea, provided for in subheading 3906.90.50 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States, that are alleged to be sold in the United States at less than fair value. Unless the Department of Commerce (``Commerce'') extends the time for initiation, the Commission must reach a preliminary determination in antidumping duty investigations in 45 days, or in this case by December 17, 2021. The Commission's views must be transmitted to Commerce within five business days thereafter, or by December 27, 2021.
Certain Oil-Vaping Cartridges, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same; Institution of Investigation
Notice is hereby given that a complaint was filed with the U.S. International Trade Commission on October 4, 2021, under section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended, on behalf of Shenzhen Smoore Technology Limited of China. Supplements were filed on October 8, 2021, and October 21, 2021. The complaint, as supplemented, 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 oil-vaping cartridges, components thereof, and products containing the same by reason of infringement of: (1) Certain claims of Patent No. 10,357,623 (``the '623 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 10,791,763 (``the '763 patent''); U.S. Patent No. 10,791,762 (``the '762 patent''); and (2) U.S. Registered Trademark No. 5,633,060 (``the '060 mark''). The complaint further alleges that an industry in the United States exists as required by the applicable Federal Statute. The complainant requests that the Commission institute an investigation and, after the investigation, issue a limited exclusion order and a cease and desist order.