IPR News: Nailers, Nicotine Systems, Radioisotopes, Vinyl Tile, Wearable Monitors
The International Trade Commission has recently announced the following actions in intellectual property rights infringement investigations.
For more information on pursuing or mitigating IPR-related import restrictions, please contact customs and trade attorney Lee Sandler at (305) 894-1000.
Gas spring nailers – finding of no violation in patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1082 of gas spring nailer products and components thereof and request for written comments by Jan. 3 on remedy, bonding, and the public interest
Nicotine delivery systems – termination of patent infringement investigations 337-TA-1139 of electronic nicotine delivery systems and components thereof and 337-TA-1141 of cartridges for such systems with respect to various respondents based on settlement agreements with complainant Juul Labs Inc.
Radioisotope infusion systems – termination without the imposition of import restrictions of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1110 of strontium-rubidium radioisotope infusion systems and components thereof, including generators
Vinyl tile – termination of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1155 of luxury vinyl tile and components thereof with respect to three respondents based on a settlement with complainants Mohawk Industries Inc., Flooring Industries Ltd., and IVC US Inc.
Wearable monitoring devices – new IPR infringement complaint filed on wearable monitoring devices, systems, and components thereof (complainants Philips North America LLC and Koninklijke Philips NV Inc.; proposed respondents located in Switzerland and the U.S.)