IPR News: Video Receivers, Mobile Devices, Robotic Vacuums, Women’s Apparel
Digital video receivers – institution of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1158 of digital video receivers, broadband gateways, and related hardware and software components (complainants Rovi Corporation and Rovi Guides Inc.; respondents located in the U.S.)
Mobile devices – IPR infringement complaint filed on touch-controlled mobile devices, computers, and components thereof (complainant Neodron Ltd.; proposed respondents located in China Korea, and the U.S.; comments on public interest issues due by June 6)
Robotic vacuums – termination, based on a settlement agreement, of a proceeding considering a request for an advisory opinion on whether eight products violate the limited exclusion order issued in patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1057 of robotic vacuum cleaning devices and components thereof such as spare parts
Women’s apparel – institution of investigation 337-TA-1157 of female fashion dresses, jumpsuits, maxi skits, and accoutrements based on allegations of false designation, false description, dilution, and false claim of association (complainant Style Pantry LLC; respondents located in China and the U.S.)
For more information on pursuing or mitigating IPR-related import restrictions, please contact trade attorney Emi Ortiz at (305) 894-1005.