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.
Battery cells – new IPR infringement complaint filed on lithium-ion battery cells, battery modules, battery packs, components thereof, and products containing the same (complainants LG Chem Ltd., LG Chem Michigan Inc., and Toray Industries Inc.; proposed respondents located in Korea and the U.S.; Oct. 9 deadline for comments on public interest issues)
Portable furniture – institution of new patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1178 on collapsible and portable furniture (complainant GCI Outdoor Inc., respondents located in China, Hong Kong, and the U.S.)
Radioisotope systems – intent to review finding of no violation of Section 337 in patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1110 of strontium-rubidium radioisotope infusion systems and components thereof, including generators